percale

EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From French percale, of uncertain origin; probably compare percaulah.

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NounEdit

percale (uncountable)

  1. A fine, closely woven fabric, made from cotton, polyester or a mix of these, and used for sheets and clothing.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Apparently borrowed from an Indian language.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

percale f (uncountable)

  1. percale
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