Definition of Poplins

1. Noun. (plural of poplin) ¹



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Definition of Poplins

1. poplin [n] - See also: poplin

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Poplins

popinjays
popish
popishly
popishness
popjoy
popjoyed
popjoying
popjoys
poplar
poplar tree
poplarlike
poplars
poplexy
poplike
poplin
poplins (current term)
popliteal
popliteal artery
popliteal vein
poplitei
popliteus
poplitic
popo
popodom
popos
popout
popouts
popover
popovers
poppa

Literary usage of Poplins

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1. Private Letters of Edward Gibbon (1753-1794) by Edward Gibbon, Henry North Holroyd Sheffield (1897)
"... my Lord—Mr. Dillon, I have undertaken a commission from the French Embassador—to get him some Irish poplins— should I fall, be so good as to execute it. ..."

2. A Treatise on the Origin, Progressive Improvement, and Present State of the by George Richardson Porter (1831)
"poplins. LUSTRES. SHAWLS. THE highly ornamented and rich brocades in which our great-grandmothers used to find such delight have now entirely disappeared ..."

3. The Irish Industrial Exhibition of 1853: A Detailed Catalogue of Its by John Sproule (1854)
"We may observe, however, that the range of ornament in poplins is comparatively ... Velvets ; Irish poplins, plain and figured ; brocaded and watered ..."

4. Official Catalogue of the New-York Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations (1853)
"3 Single and double poplins, watered anil gold double poplins, corded poplins, ... manu. Fir Mills, Manchester, England. 10 poplins and ..."

5. Bacon's Pocket Atlas and Gazetteer of the World by George Washington Bacon (1897)
"poplins, Tweeds, Hosiery, and Lace, are also manufactured; a fair proportion of these representing revived Peasant industrie«. Trade. ..."

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