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A heavy unglazed cotton, linen, or rayon fabric, colorfully printed and used for draperies and slipcovers.
[After Creton, a village of northwest France.]
a. a heavy cotton or linen fabric with a printed design, used for furnishing
b. (as modifier): cretonne chair covers.
[C19: from French, from Creton Norman village where it originated]
cre•tonne(krɪˈtɒn, ˈkri tɒn)
a heavy, brightly printed cotton or linen fabric used esp. for drapery and slipcovers.
[1865–70; < French, after Creton, Norman village where it was produced]
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|Noun||1.||cretonne - an unglazed heavy fabric; brightly printed; used for slipcovers and draperies|
cretonne[kreˈtɒn] N → cretona f
n → Cretonne f or m