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Definition of Ratteen

Ratteen
Ratteen Rat*teen", n. [F. ratine.] A thick woolen stuff quilled or twilled.

Meaning of Ratteen from wikipedia

- Ratteen (Ratine) was a thick napped twilled woolen material. Ratteen was produced in France, Italy and Holand. There were several varieties of Ratteen...
- high twist rate, outperforming standard cut or loop pile ****s. Wadmal Ratteen British History On-Line; the idea that it was made of Frisian wool is an...
- having a cotton warp and a wool filling, used for rugs, tablecloths, etc. Ratteen The Uffculme wills and inventories: 16th to 18th centuries, p.272 (Peter...
- Kilmacrenan Killygarvan Millford Rathtinny Glebe 90 Tirhugh Drumhome Donegal Ratteen 103 Raphoe Taughboyne Strabane Rawros 216 Kilmacrenan Mevagh Millford Raws...
- sale: "broad-cloths, baizes, druggets, hairbines, camblets, calamancoes, ratteens, shalloons, sergdenim, lastings, drawboys, duroys, serges, flannels, black...
- waterways to develop industrial activities. In 1723, some mills produced ratteen or Ecouché sheets, much valued. A factory producing large sheets in the...