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A lightweight cotton cloth resembling lawn used for clothing and bandages.

[From Urdu jagannāthī, after Jagannath (Puri), a town of eastern India.]
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(Textiles) a light cotton fabric used for clothing, bandages, etc
[C18: from Urdu jagannāthī, from Jagannāthpūrī, India, where it was originally made]
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(ˈdʒæk əˌnɛt)

1. a lightweight cotton fabric used in the manufacture of clothing and bandages.
2. a cotton fabric with one glazed surface, used in bookbinding.
[1760–70; < Urdu jagannāthī, after Jagannāthpūrī in Orissa, India, where the cloth was first made]
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Noun1.jaconet - a lightweight cotton cloth with a smooth and slightly stiff finish; used for clothing and bandages
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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He may face a battle for the lead with the progressive mare Jaconet (4.45) who is race-fit and recommended despite the fact that her three course wins have come over six rather than five furlongs.
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JACONET signed off last term with a Listed win at Lingfield and can repeat the trick on her return in the betdaq.co.uk Cleves Stakes.
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An easy winner here on her penultimate start, Prescription was at a big disadvantage from her high draw next time when unable to peg back Jaconet at Wolverhampton.
David Barron's trail-blazing filly JACONET (2.50) will be hard to catch over this sharp five furlongs.