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Related to Sateen: Egyptian cotton
A satin-weave cloth, usually made of mercerized cotton and often treated with high-luster and crease-resistant finishes.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
a sateen-weave fabric made from cotton or synthetic fiber. Sateen has a smooth, silky face dominated by the weft. The fabric, which is generally uniformly dyed, printed, or bleached, is used for making dresses, men’s shirts, and linings.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.