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also clo·qué  (klō-kā′)
A cotton, silk, or rayon fabric with a raised woven pattern and a puckered or quilted look.

[French cloqué, past participle of cloquer, to become blistered, from cloque, blister, from Medieval Latin clocca, bell; see clock1.]


a. a fabric with an embossed surface
b. (as modifier): a cloqué dress.
[from French, literally: blistered]


or clo•qué


any fabric woven with an irregular raised design in a puckered or blistered effect.
[1945–50; < French cloqué blistered < dial. French (Picard) cloque bell, blister (see cloak)]
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In the fabrics, textures in pleats, prints, prints with reliefs and cloque predominate, which, together with a palette of neutral colours, produce garments of organic and natural inspiration.
He used cloque lame in champagne and bronze, organza taffeta with classic piping and various other fine fabrics.
3) Formee par, entre autres, les realisateurs Dennis Dugan, Adam McKay, Greg Mottola, Jake Kasdan et Judd Apatow (auteurs respectifs de Rien que pour vos cheveux, Ricky Bobby roi du circuit, Supergrave, Walk hard, En cloque mode d'emploi)
Escorted by her father, the bride wore a white ball gown of softly rippled cloque fabric.
I bought a plain white dress made of cloque - a kind of crepe," says Mary, who lives in Hilton.
Au premier degrE[umlaut], c'est une rougeur, qui peut foncer et devenir douloureuse, au second degrE[umlaut], c'est une cloque, dont la peau se dE[umlaut]colle.
Dos viejas glorias del cloque, Ginger [Amelia/Giulietto Massina) y Fred (Pippo/Marcello Martroiani), son convocadas, al parecer en una "operacion nostalgia" pero realmente como una curiosidad de feria mas, para actuar en el programa de television de fin de ano.
Her simple silhouettes highlight unusual and interesting tactile fabrics, like the Eastern-inspired cloque dress and jacket and pretty broderie anglaise long shirt.
Hennig montre que les origines de la truffe firent rever plus d'un gourmand : "La truffe etait un residu de l'orage, un sperme noir, une lesion ou une cloque, bref une eclaboussure du ciel.
En la explicacion de la amenaza volcanica para Galeras, se consideran tres zonas o franjas divisorias (Figura 13): la zona de amenaza alta comprende las partes mas cercanas al crater activo; a esta distancia existe gran probabilidad de que se produzcan flujos piroclasticos, flujos de lava, flujos de lodo, proyectiles balisticos, onda de cloque y alta concentracion de gases toxicos, especialmente en las inmediaciones del cono activo.
Cloque, bubble jacquard and unusual yarn dimensions add subtle shimmer as well as texture in CHF's Peri Homeworks Collection.
Other books followed, including the powerful series known as the romans tourangeaux ("novels of Touraine")--Mademoiselle Cloque (1899), La Becquee (1901; Daily Bread), L'Enfant a la balustrade (1903; The Child at the Balustrade), La Jeune Fille bien elevee (1909; "The Well Brought-Up Girl"), and others.