Pronunciation: (lē'nō), [key]
—n., pl. -nos,
1. Also called le'no weave", gauze weave. a weave structure in which paired warp yarns are intertwined in a series of figure eights and filling yarn is passed through each of the interstices so formed, producing a firm, open mesh.
2. any fabric in this weave.
made in leno weave.
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