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voile

a light semitransparent fabric of silk, rayon, cotton, etc., used for dresses, scarves, shirts, etc.
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voile

[vȯil]
(textiles)
A lightweight sheer fabric, made of cotton, worsted, silk, rayon, or acetate, with a crisp feel and airy appearance, woven from yarns having considerably more twist than warp yarns.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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