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lamé (plural lamés)
- (fencing) the electronically conductive jacket worn by foil and sabre fencers
- a fabric made from gold or silver threads and silk, wool or cotton.
- Their king, Xerxes (Rodrigo Santoro), an epicene seven-footer with a shaved head and what looks like a gold-lamé thong, lounges on cushions in his court, surrounded by aroused lesbians intertwined and writhing like snakes in a basket. - The New Yorker, 02/04/07