tabinet

noun tab·i·net \ˈtabəˌnet\
variants: or

tabbinet

\ˈtabəˌnet\

Definition of tabinet

plural

-s

  1. :  a silk and worsted fabric similar to poplin and usually given a moiré finish

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Origin and Etymology of tabinet

tabinet from obsolete English tabine, a fabric, probably tabby (probably from 1tabby + -ine) + English -et; tabbinet alteration (influenced by 1tabby) of tabinet


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