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tif·fa·ny

 (tĭf′ə-nē)
n. pl. tif·fa·nies
A thin, transparent gauze of silk or cotton muslin.

[Probably from obsolete French tiphanie, Epiphany, from Old French, from Late Latin theophania; see theophany.]

tiffany

(ˈtɪfənɪ)
n, pl -nies
(Textiles) a sheer fine gauzy fabric
[C17: (in the sense: a fine dress worn on Twelfth Night): from Old French tifanie, from ecclesiastical Latin theophania Epiphany; see theophany]

Tiffany

(ˈtɪfənɪ)
n
(Biography) Louis Comfort. 1848–1933, US glass-maker and Art-Nouveau craftsman, best known for creating the Favrile style of stained glass

Tiffany

(ˈtifənɪ)
n, pl -nies
(Breeds) another name for Chantilly2

tif•fa•ny

(ˈtɪf ə ni)

n., pl. -nies.
a sheer, mesh fabric constructed in plain weave.
[1595–1605; of uncertain orig.]

Tif•fa•ny

(ˈtɪf ə ni)

n.
1. Charles Lewis, 1812–1902, U.S. jeweler.
2. his son Louis Comfort, 1848–1933, U.S. painter and decorator, esp. of glass.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tiffany - United States artist who developed Tiffany glass (1848-1933)Tiffany - United States artist who developed Tiffany glass (1848-1933)
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Tiphaine
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Tiffany informed me that it had long since been removed, and was supposed to be hidden in some out-of-the-way corner of the New England Museum.
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WHAT better day to celebrate the opening of a new Tiffany and Co.
Jewellery manufacturer and retailer Tiffany and Company, a wholly owned subsidiary of Tiffany & Co (NYSE:TIF), revealed on Thursday that it was taking legal action against Costco Wholesale Corporation for alleged trademark infringement.
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Open until 12 January, 2013, the temporary store is home to an extensive collection of Tiffany holiday treasures and festive activities.
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La lampara Tiffany es uno de los objetos emblematicos del Modernismo frances o Art Nouveau.
The Tiffany Legacy designs feature cushion-shaped modified brilliant diamonds that are exclusive to Tiffany.
George resident John Tiffany was recently honoured by the North American foundry industry for his 55 years in the business.
The Tiffany name is synonymous with elegance and beauty with respect to the creation of functional as well as decorative glass artifacts ranging from jewelry to lamps created from 1880 to 1931, and is closely associated with the homes of the wealthy and culturally elite.