tricotine

noun

tri·​co·​tine ˌtri-kə-ˈtēn How to pronounce tricotine (audio)
ˌtrē-
: a sturdy suiting woven of tightly twisted yarns in a double twill

Word History

Etymology

French, from tricot

First Known Use

1886, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of tricotine was in 1886

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Cite this Entry

“Tricotine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tricotine. Accessed 20 May. 2024.

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