tricolette


tricolette
\\|trikə|let, usu -ed.+V\ noun (-s)
Etymology: tricot + -lette (as in flannelette)
: a usually silk or rayon knitted fabric used especially for women's clothing

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/trik'euh let"/, n.
a knitted fabric made of silk or synthetic yarn, used in the manufacture of wearing apparel.
[1915-20; TRICO(T) + (FLANNE)LETTE]

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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