from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A thin silk fabric used for linings, etc., in women's costume.
- noun In mineralogy, an altered form of rhodonite, or silicate of manganese, in which the manganese protoxid has been converted into sesquioxid.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun A thin silk fabric used for linings, etc., in ladies' dresses.
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- noun A
thin silk fabricused for liningsetc. in ladies' dresses.
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French, from Latin marcidus withered, from marcere to wither, shrivel.
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The bride was attired in a white marceline silk of most scant proportions; her veil consisted of one breadth of tulle caught in her comb, at the back of her hair; no flowers were worn except a very minute bunch in front of her dress.
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My anti-casino stance had nothing to do with the Bible, marceline.
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