ma•linesPronunciation: (mu-lēn'; Fr. ma-lēn'), [key]
a delicate net resembling tulle, originally made by hand in the town of Mechlin, Belgium.
See Mechlin lace.
Ma•linesPronunciation: (ma-lēn'; Eng. mu-lēnz'), [key]
French name of Mechlin.
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