etamine

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n etamine a soft cotton or worsted fabric with an open mesh; used for curtains or clothing etc.
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Etamine A light textile fabric, like a fine bunting.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n etamine A textile fabric; a kind of bunting. See tamin.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. élamine,

Usage

In literature:

E. What is the local mean time of the Star Etamin's meridian passage?
"Lectures in Navigation" by Ernest Gallaudet Draper
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