Lisle glove
Lisle Lisle (l[imac]l), n. A city of France celebrated for certain manufactures. [1913 Webster]

{Lisle glove}, a fine summer glove, made of Lisle thread.

{Lisle lace}, a fine handmade lace, made at Lisle.

{Lisle thread}, a hard twisted cotton thread, originally produced at Lisle. [1913 Webster]


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  • Lisle — (l[imac]l), n. A city of France celebrated for certain manufactures. [1913 Webster] {Lisle glove}, a fine summer glove, made of Lisle thread. {Lisle lace}, a fine handmade lace, made at Lisle. {Lisle thread}, a hard twisted cotton thread,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lisle lace — Lisle Lisle (l[imac]l), n. A city of France celebrated for certain manufactures. [1913 Webster] {Lisle glove}, a fine summer glove, made of Lisle thread. {Lisle lace}, a fine handmade lace, made at Lisle. {Lisle thread}, a hard twisted cotton… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lisle thread — Lisle Lisle (l[imac]l), n. A city of France celebrated for certain manufactures. [1913 Webster] {Lisle glove}, a fine summer glove, made of Lisle thread. {Lisle lace}, a fine handmade lace, made at Lisle. {Lisle thread}, a hard twisted cotton… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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