bengaline


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bengaline

[′beŋ·gə‚lēn]
(textiles)
A warp-faced fabric with distinct, fully covered crosswise ribs that are formed by coarse filling.
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Its coating, texture, and finish can incorporate glossy or matte finishes including Polish, Weave, and Bengaline.
Tables were draped with apple-green bengaline cloths and overlaid with garden toile.
Flocked bengaline dress, pounds 32, Miss Selfridge Chandelier earrings, pounds 12.