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bombazine

, bombasine
a twilled fabric, esp one with a silk warp and worsted weft, formerly worn dyed black for mourning
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bombazine

[¦bam·bə¦zēn]
(textiles)
A fine English fabric with a plain or twill weave, often with silk warp and worsted filling.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.