plural -s
archaic : a silk fabric usually black for mourning clothes
: a firm silk or rayon fabric for women's clothing often made with lengthwise ribs or a broken twill weave

Word History


probably modification of French ras de Saint-Maur short-napped cloth of Saint Maur

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“Radzimir.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/radzimir. Accessed 17 Apr. 2024.

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