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stockinette

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Material & textiles
stockinettestock‧i‧nette /ˌstɒkɪˈnet $ ˌstɑː-/ noun [uncountable] 🔊 🔊 especially British EnglishTIM a soft cotton material that stretches, used especially for bandages
Examples from the Corpus
stockinetteAuguste wondered if his blue one piece button-to-neck stockinette costume were not too daring with its knee-length shorts and short sleeves.Typically stockinette is used as a dishcloth and for most general cleaning purposes.
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