Definition of Marquisettes

1. Noun. (plural of marquisette) ¹



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Definition of Marquisettes

1. marquisette [n] - See also: marquisette

Lexicographical Neighbors of Marquisettes

marquessate
marquessates
marquesses
marqueterie
marqueteries
marquetries
marquetry
marquis
marquisate
marquisates
marquisdom
marquisdoms
marquise
marquises
marquisette
marquisettes
marquisship
marra
marram
marrams
marranos
marras
marred
marrels
marrer
marrers
marri
marriable
marriage
marriage agencies

Literary usage of Marquisettes

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Textiles: A Handbook for the Student and the Consumer by Mary Schenck Woolman, Ellen Beers Mcgowan (1920)
"In curved warp weaving there are gauzes, lenos, and marquisettes. In the designing and drafting for the weaving of textiles, whether by hand or power, ..."

2. Publication by National Child Labor Committee (U.S.), Cleveland Foundation Survey Committee, Emergency Conservation Committee (U.S.) (1916)
"... marquisettes, scrims, etc. Complete estimates for making and putting up curtains, including length of windows, amount of edge and insertion, ..."

3. Clothing: Choice, Care, Cost by Mary Schenck Woolman (1922)
"The tunics which are worn over the slip are made of pile fabrics, of soft cottons, of crepes, chiffons, marquisettes, or lace (Fig. 13). ..."

4. Department Store Occupations by Iris Prouty O'Leary (1916)
"... marquisettes, scrims, etc. Complete estimates for making and putting up curtains, including length of windows, amount of edge and insertion, ..."

5. Silk Manufacturing and Its Problems by James Chittick (1913)
"Wide Variety of Attractive Goods Made. The variety of goods now made by these cotton mills is surprising. Marquisettes ..."

6. A Textbook on Retail Selling by Helen Rich Norton (1919)
"Many less than half price! Hundreds upon hundreds of yards! More weaves than you could count. Printed, Jacquard, and silk-striped marquisettes, ..."

7. A Cotton Fabrics Glossary by Frank P. Bennett, & Co (1914)
"Marquisettes are one of such fabrics, for they are usually designated as plain gauze by the manufacturer. Gauze, considered as a manufacturing term, ..."

8. Modern Junior Mathematics by Marie Gugle (1920)
"Offers wonderful savings on all drapery purchases RANGING FROM 20% TO 40% Note the following: 400 Marquisettes, white, cream, or ecru, ..."

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