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A light, plain-weave, sheer fabric of cotton, rayon, silk, or wool used especially for making dresses and curtains.
[French, from Old French veile, veil, from Latin vēla, neuter pl. of vēlum, covering.]
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voile(vɔɪl; French vwal)
(Textiles) a light semitransparent fabric of silk, rayon, cotton, etc, used for dresses, scarves, shirts, etc
[C19: from French: veil]
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a lightweight, semisheer fabric of wool, silk, rayon, or cotton constructed in plain weave.
[1885–90; < French; Anglo-French veile veil]
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voile[vɔɪl] N → gasa f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
voile[ˈvɔɪl] n → voile m (tissu)
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
n → Voile m, → Schleierstoff m
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
voile[vɔɪl] n → voile m
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