schappe

noun
schap·pe | \ˈshäpə\
variants: or chappe \ˈshap \
plural -s

Definition of schappe 

: a yarn or fabric of spun silk also : an imitation of it (as in rayon or nylon)

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History and Etymology for schappe

German dialect (Swiss) schappe raw silk waste

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