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organdie

(esp US), organdy
a fine and slightly stiff cotton fabric used esp for dresses
Collins Discovery Encyclopedia, 1st edition © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

organdy

[′ȯr·gən·dē]
(textiles)
A sheer, crisp fabric woven of fine combed cotton yarns.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Those authors stated that this could be affected by the use of the organdy bag as an ingredient pellet container, reducing the lixiviation.
In Dome 2, light-weight cotton organdy was folded to echo the ribs of lead-covered domes of the city's mosques and palaces.
A modified technique was adopted to facilitate egg laying and collecting (Mohamed 1983), by using nylon organdy wider than the tube placed on the top under the plastic lid.
Invitations arrived as precious handmade, scalloped, cream-colored fans edged in gold doilies with peach-colored type and peach-colored organdy ribbon bows.
The classroom is "bright", the teacher a "great white dog", the seven adolescent girls wear "white organdy dresses" and they write on "imaginary tablets".
Sequins, velvet, lace, taffeta, organdy, and chiffon as well as glowing, fringe, pearly and stone details on the pieces add a glamour and posh look.
Princess Madeleine's appearance on the list was due to an elegant bespoke ivory silk, organdy and Chantilly lace wedding gown by Valentino Garavani.
For garments with small holes, Crow's team used human hair or fine threads taken from silk organdy fabric to carefully weave over the holes.
The party dress, a white organdy with touches of delicate pink, was finished, and hung beneath the chandelier in Millie's room.
The 40-year-old from Five Roads, near Llanelli, used duchess, organdy and taffeta silks with lamb leathers and textured layering on colours including rose, lemon and Doulton blue.
TODAY'S MONMORE CARD b 1y11m 29.29 0.00 d 3y5m 28.81 29.11 8 16.37 480m 1 5615 Organdy
I have grown Begonia semperflorens Organdy Mixed for the last two summers and can thoroughly recommend them as a superb alternative.