persienne


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persienne

(ˌpɜːsɪˈɛn)
n
(Textiles) textiles a kind of calico that is printed with a pattern, or a material that resembles this
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Pour cela il seroit bon que vous vous rendissies habile dans la langue du pays que je m'imagine estre la persienne [ .
Venetian blinds (called persienne in French), Spanish fly, Indian file, Russian roulette, crepe de chine, Irish stew, French kiss, Brazil nuts, African violets (an entire continent, in this case), French fries, Bermuda shorts, English cake, Turkish delight, Dutch door.