malines

noun ma·lines \ mə-ˈlēn \

Definition of malines

plural malines play \-ˈlēn(z)\
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

Origin and Etymology of malines

French, from Malines (Mechelen), Belgium


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