mus•lin [muhz-lin]: A cotton fabric made in various degrees of fineness and often printed, woven, or embroidered in patterns, especially a cotton fabric of plain weave
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Origin: 1600-10; < French mousseline < Italian mussolina, equivalent to Mosul, Iraq (where it was first made.
Uses: Quilts, Shirting, Dresses, Curtains, Etc.
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