sarsnet


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sarsnet

(ˈsɑːsnɪt)
n
(Textiles) a variant spelling of sarcenet
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This great seer did not go beyond the consideration of the tissues as ultimate facts in the living organism, marking the limit of anatomical analysis; but it was open to another mind to say, have not these structures some common basis from which they have all started, as your sarsnet, gauze, net, satin, and velvet from the raw cocoon?
Her companion's dress is of "rich white Italian sarsnet, with an embroidery .