tricotine

noun
tri·​co·​tine | \ ˌtri-kə-ˈtēn How to pronounce tricotine (audio) , ˌtrē- \

Definition of tricotine

: a sturdy suiting woven of tightly twisted yarns in a double twill

First Known Use of tricotine

1886, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for tricotine

French, from tricot

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“Tricotine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tricotine. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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