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A soft sheer fabric made from the fibers of pineapple leaves.
[Spanish piña, pine cone, pineapple, from Latin pīnea, pine cone, from pīnus, pine; see peiə- in Indo-European roots.]
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(Textiles) a fine fabric made from the fibres of the pineapple leaf
[C19: from Spanish piña pineapple]
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