shantung

plain rough silk or cotton

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • shantung — ou chantoung [ ʃɑ̃tuŋ ] n. m. • 1909; nom d une province de Chine ♦ Tissu de soie pure ou mélangée de tussah, sorte de pongé grossier. ● shantung ou shantoung ou chantoung nom masculin (de Shandong, nom d une province chinoise) Tissu de soie de… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • shantung — (n.) coarse silk, 1882, from Shantung province, in China, where the fabric was made …   Etymology dictionary

  • Shantung — A tussah silk cloth in plain weave with a rough surface because the lumps and knots and other imperfections are retained in the yarns. Some of the China silk pongee cloths are given this name, especially those printed in large designs. A cotton… …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • shantung — ► NOUN ▪ a type of soft silk with a coarse surface. ORIGIN from Shantung in China, where it was originally made …   English terms dictionary

  • shantung — (del chino; pronunciamos chantún o santún chantún o santún ) sustantivo masculino 1. (no contable) Tejido algo basto de seda originario de esta provincia china. 2. Tela de cualquier otra fibra, de apariencia semejante …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • Shantung — Shantung1 [shan′tuŋ′shän′dooŋ′] n. [sometimes s ] 1. a fabric with a slub filling, made from the silk of wild silkworms 2. a similar fabric of rayon, acetate, cotton, etc. Shantung2 [shan′tuŋ′shän′dooŋ′] a former transliteration of SHANDONG …   English World dictionary

  • Shantung — /shan tung / or, for 2, /shan tung/; for 1, also Chin. /shahn doong /, n. 1. Shandong. 2. (often l.c.) Textiles. a. a heavy pongee. Cf. tussah. b. a fabric imitating this, of rayon or cotton. * * * ▪ province …   Universalium

  • shantung — ► sustantivo masculino 1 TEXTIL Tela de seda que presenta un grano muy pronunciado. 2 TEXTIL Tela de algodón o de rayón de características análogas a la de seda. * * * shantung (ingl.; pronunc. [shantún]) 1 m. *Tela fabricada con seda de gusano… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Shantung — Shan|tung [ ʃantʊŋ ]: ↑ Schantung. * * * Shantung   [ʃ ], Provinz in China, Shandong. * * * Schạn|tung, (Fachspr.:) Shantung, Schạn|tung|sei|de, (Fachspr.:) Shantungseide, die [nach der chin. Provinz Schantung]: Seidengewebe aus Tussahseide mit …   Universal-Lexikon

  • shantung — shan|tung sb., en el. et, er, erne (en slags silkestof), i sms. shantung el. shantungs , fx shantung(s)frakke …   Dansk ordbog

  • shantung — {{#}}{{LM S35638}}{{〓}} {{[}}shantung{{]}} {{■}}(ing.){{□}} {{◆}}(pl. shantoungs){{◇}} {{《}}▍ s.m.{{》}} Tela de seda originaria de china. {{★}}{{\}}ETIMOLOGÍA:{{/}} Por alusión a Shantung, antiguo nombre de Shandong, provincia de donde procedía… …   Diccionario de uso del español actual con sinónimos y antónimos

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