cretonne(redirected from cretonnes)
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a. a heavy cotton or linen fabric with a printed design, used for furnishing
b. (as modifier): cretonne chair covers
Collins Discovery Encyclopedia, 1st edition © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
A heavy unglazed fabric that is usually printed, and resembles unglazed chintz.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.