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sa·teen

 (să-tēn′)
n.
A usually cotton fabric that has a satinlike finish.

[Alteration (influenced by velveteen) of satin.]
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sateen

(sæˈtiːn)
n
(Textiles) a glossy linen or cotton fabric, woven in such a way that it resembles satin
[C19: changed from satin, on the model of velveteen]
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sa•teen

(sæˈtin)

n.
a cotton fabric constructed in satin weave and having a lustrous face.
[1875–80; variant of satin]
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Noun1.sateen - a cotton fabric with a satiny finish
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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sateen

[sæˈtiːn] Nsatén m
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sateen

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sateen

[sæˈtiːn] nrasatello
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One was of snuffy colored gingham which Marilla had been tempted to buy from a peddler the preceding summer because it looked so serviceable; one was of black-and-white checkered sateen which she had picked up at a bargain counter in the winter; and one was a stiff print of an ugly blue shade which she had purchased that week at a Carmody store.
Anne started off irreproachable, arrayed in the stiff black- and-white sateen, which, while decent as regards length and certainly not open to the charge of skimpiness, contrived to emphasize every corner and angle of her thin figure.
A yellow dog that's spent most of his life in a cheap New York flat, sleeping in a corner on an old sateen underskirt (the one she spilled port wine on at the Lady Longshoremen's banquet), mustn't be expcctcd to perform any tricks with the art of speech.
The remains were traced back to the Sateen tribe, which dates back to the 2ndcentury BC.
Rendered in luxurious soft cotton sateen, it features bold winter florals and costs from PS35 at Debenhams.
* 5/.8 yard of cotton sateen or home decor-weight print (fabric A; see "Sources")
Thankfully, Zara has filled the void with its sexy sateen boot that comes in navy blue, burgundy and Wonder Woman red, and at [euro]79.95, they are just a fraction of the price.
The soft ombre of falling blooms on sumptuous cotton sateen ensures your bed is always a haven.
SILVER CROSS TO THE MOON & BACK COVERLET PART of a co-ordinating bedding collection, this cotton sateen and white cotton pique coverlet with a soft jersey lining features padded and crocheted stars, moons and clouds and offers the warmth of a blanket and sheet without the need for bulky bedding.
The company's Royal Sateen launch will include two collections inspired by subtle lyrical florals, on 300 thread-count cotton sateen.alok.co