satinet

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n satinet a fabric with a finish resembling satin but made partly or wholly from cotton or synthetic fiber
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Satinet A kind of cloth made of cotton warp and woolen filling, used chiefly for trousers.
    • Satinet A thin kind of satin.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n satinet A very slight, thin satin.
    • n satinet A material made of cotton and woolen, so woven that the woolen forms the surface: so called because the smooth surface is thought to resemble that of satin. It is cheap and very durable.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Satinet a thin species of satin: a cloth with a cotton warp and woollen weft
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F., fr. satin,. See Satin
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr. satin (It. setino)—Low. L. setinus, adj.—L. seta, hair.

Usage

In literature:

He was the pioneer manufacturer of satinets in this country.
"Bay State Monthly, Vol. I, No. 3, March, 1884" by Various
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