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velveteen

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishvelveteenvel‧ve‧teen /ˌvelvəˈtiːn◂/ noun [uncountable] 🔊 🔊 a type of cloth that is similar to velvet but cheaper
Examples from the Corpus
velveteenIt was dark, heavily curtained in black velveteen, with a mustiness in the air.Helen bought her love seat, a sky blue velveteen fold-out, and also her bridge table.Jessica settled into the plush violet velveteen of the seat to enter into the world of Betty Hutton and Eddie Bracken.
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