Pronunciation: (vu-len"sē-enz'; Fr. va-län-syen'),[key] —n. 1. a city in N France, SE of Lille. 43,202.
2. Also called Valen'ciennes' lace', Val, Val lace.Textiles. a. a flat bobbin lace of linen, worked in one piece with the same thread forming the ground and the motif.
b. a cotton imitation of it.