What does cambric mean?

Definitions for cambric
ˈkeɪm brɪkcam·bric

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cambric(noun)

    a finely woven white linen

Wiktionary

  1. cambric(Noun)

    A finely-woven fabric made originally from linen but often now from cotton.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cambric(noun)

    a fine, thin, and white fabric made of flax or linen

  2. Cambric(noun)

    a fabric made, in imitation of linen cambric, of fine, hardspun cotton, often with figures of various colors; -- also called cotton cambric, and cambric muslin

  3. Origin: [OE. camerike, fr. Cambrai (Flemish Kamerik), a city of France (formerly of Flanders), where it was first made.]

Freebase

  1. Cambric

    Cambric, or batiste, one of the finest and most dense kinds of cloth, is a lightweight plain weave cloth, originally from Cambrai, woven in greige, then bleached and piece-dyed, often glazed or calendered. Initially made of linen, then cotton in the 19th century, it is also called batiste. Cambric is used for linens, shirtings, handkerchieves and as fabric for lace and needlework.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Cambric

    kām′brik, n. a kind of fine white linen, originally manufactured at Cambrai in the French department of Nord.

Etymology and Origins

  1. Cambric

    First made at Cambray in Flanders.

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How to say cambric in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cambric in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cambric in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Images & Illustrations of cambric

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