Tarlatan meaning

tärlə-tən, -lə-tn
A thin, stiffly starched muslin in open plain weave.
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A thin, stiff, open-weave muslin.
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A thin muslin with an open weave once used for ball-gowns etc.
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Origin of tarlatan

  • French tarlatane alteration of earlier tarnatane

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition