malines

noun
ma·​lines | \mə-ˈlēn \
plural malines\ -​ˈlēn(z) \

Definition of malines 

1 : mechlin

2 or less commonly maline : a fine stiff net with a hexagonal mesh that is usually made of silk or rayon and that is often used for veils

First Known Use of malines

1830, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for malines

French, from Malines (Mechelen), Belgium

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