mousseline de soie

noun
\ ˌmü-sə-ˈlēn-də-ˈswä How to pronounce mousseline de soie (audio) , ˌmüs-ˈlēn- \
plural mousselines de soie\ ˌmü-​sə-​ˈlēn-​də-​ˈswä How to pronounce mousselines de soie (audio) , ˌmüs-​ˈlēn-​ \

Definition of mousseline de soie

: a silk muslin having a crisp finish

First Known Use of mousseline de soie

1835, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for mousseline de soie

French, literally, silk muslin

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“Mousseline de soie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mousseline%20de%20soie. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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