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A loosely woven silk with a crisp finish.

[Probably ultimately from Arabic qazz, raw silk; see gauze.]
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(Textiles) a crisp transparent silk. Also called: silk organza
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Lani Cayetano, wife of House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano, as well as those worn by Justice Undersecretary Em Aglipay-Villar (two-piece white silk gazar) and Charlotte Benitez (navy blue noodle strap gown with a terno top that fastened at the nape with a bow).
Parallelement, une campagne [beaucoup moins que]Al gazar Diali[beaucoup plus grand que] dediee a la formation et la sensibilisation des bouchers sera lancee incessamment.
The 'Game of Thrones' actor traded her jumpsuit for a more stunning silk Gazar gown with flower-embroidered tulle for her second wedding ceremony, reported US Weekly.
The materials are gazar and Mikado, jusi for my barong Tagalog caftan, and organdy for my barong Tagalog blouses.
The board also includes Khaled Mahmoud Abbas, Randa Ali El Menshawy, Kamal El Sayed Fahmy, Assem Abdel Hamid El Gazar as representatives of the New and Urban Communities Authority, as well as Mei Abdel Hamid as representative of the Mortgage Finance Fund, Hossam El Din Hafnawy who represents Misr Insurance Company, Gamal Sorour Salem representing Misr Life Insurance, Ahmed Attia Abou El Wafa who represents the Egyptian Endowments Authority, Tarek Kabil, and Naira Amin as experts.
One journalist, Mohamed El Gazar, also lost his luggage at the airport which is yet to be found and returned.
The nude gazar top is all hand-beaded and hand-embroidered.
Other awards included the Ahmed El Mehallawi Family Award that was given toAhmed Tarek Gazar.
Duracion: 30' 39" Flexibilidad: categorias: Plano del contenido: Fitness, Ejercicio (sustancia), Rutina, Cardio, Adel- gazar (forma).
The 50s-style garment was made with satin gazar, lace and organza, was nipped in at the waist and featured a full-skirt to mimic an opening flower.
The Duchess's gown featured lace applique floral detail and was made of ivory and white satin gazar, and the skirt had white satin gazar arches and pleats.