percale

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From French percale, of uncertain origin; probably compare percaulah.

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percale ‎(countable and uncountable, plural percales)

  1. (textiles) A fine, closely woven fabric, made from cotton, polyester or a mix of these, and used for sheets and clothing.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Apparently borrowed from an Indian language.

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Noun[edit]

percale f ‎(uncountable)

  1. percale

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