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Definition of Bombasine

Bombasine
Bombasine Bom`ba*sine", n. Same as Bombazine.
bombasine
Bombazine Bom`ba*zine", n. [F. bombasin, LL. bombacinium, bambacinium, L. bombycinus silken, bombycinum a silk or cotton texture, fr. bombyx silk, silkworm, Gr. ?. Cf. Bombast, Bombycinous.] A twilled fabric for dresses, of which the warp is silk, and the weft worsted. Black bombazine has been much used for mourning garments. [Sometimes spelt bombasin, and bombasine.] --Tomlinson.

Meaning of Bombasine from wikipedia

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