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Meaning of CRETONNE

Pronunciation:  kri'tân

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  an unglazed heavy fabric; brightly printed; used for slipcovers and draperies
 

CRETONNE is a 8 letter word that starts with C.

 

 See Also: cloth, fabric, material, textile

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Cre*tonne"\ (kr?-t?n"), n. [F., gr. Creton, its first
manufacturer.]
1. A strong white fabric with warp of hemp and weft of flax.

2. A fabric with cotton warp and woolen weft.

3. A kind of chintz with a glossy surface.

 

 

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