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geor·gette

 (jôr-jĕt′)
n.
A sheer, strong, silk or silklike fabric with a dull, crinkled finish.

[Originally a trademark.]

georgette

(dʒɔːˈdʒɛt) or

georgette crepe

n
(Textiles)
a. a thin silk or cotton crepe fabric with a mat finish
b. (as modifier): a georgette blouse.
[C20: from the name Mme Georgette, a French modiste]

Geor•gette

(dʒɔrˈdʒɛt)

n.
(sometimes l.c.) a sheer silk or rayon crepe of dull texture.
[1910–15; formerly a trademark]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.georgette - a thin silk dress material
cloth, fabric, textile, material - artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers; "the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent"; "woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC"; "she measured off enough material for a dress"
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In the past, many women have chosen to wear embroidered frocks and suits in chiffon and Georgette fabrics but this year, lawn dresses are trending on the market, according to Kauser Mushtaq, a 40-year-old buyer at a local famous brand shop, while purchasing a lawn kurta for her daughter.
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