Definition of cambric noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈkæmbrɪk//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkæmbrɪk//
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a type of thin white cloth made from cotton or linen Word Originlate Middle English: from Kamerijk, Flemish form of Cambrai, a town in northern France, where it was originally made.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: cambric