Tabbinet
Tabbinet Tab"bi*net, n. [Cf. {Tabby}.] A fabric like poplin, with a watered surface. [Written also {tabinet}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • tabbinet — variant of tabinet * * * /tab euh net /, n. tabinet. * * * tabbˈinet or tabˈinet noun A more delicate kind of tabby resembling damask, used for window curtains • • • Main Entry: ↑tabby * * * tabbinet variant of tabinet …   Useful english dictionary

  • tabbinet — /tab euh net /, n. tabinet. * * * …   Universalium

  • tabbinet — /ˈtæbənɛt/ (say tabuhnet) noun a fabric resembling poplin, made of silk and wool. Also, tabinet. {obsolete tabine (? from tabb(y) + ine2) + et} …   Australian English dictionary

  • tabinet — Tabbinet Tab bi*net, n. [Cf. {Tabby}.] A fabric like poplin, with a watered surface. [Written also {tabinet}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tabinet — Tab inet, n. See {Tabbinet}. Thackeray. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Poplin — Poplin, also called tabinet (or tabbinet), is a fabric consisting of a silk warp with a weft of worsted yarn. As the weft is in the form of a stout cord the fabric has a ridged structure, like rep, which gives depth and softness to the lustre of… …   Wikipedia

  • tabinet — /tab euh net /, n. a fabric resembling poplin, made of silk and wool and usually given a watered finish. Also, tabbinet. [1770 80; obs. tabine (perh. TABB(Y)1 + INE2) + ET] * * * …   Universalium

  • tabinet — /ˈtæbənɛt/ (say tabuhnet) noun → tabbinet …   Australian English dictionary

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