colbertine definition

  • noun:
    • a type of lace.
    • A kind of lace.
    • A fine lace of a certain pattern: so named in allusion to Colbert's patronage of business. The name occurs in English from about 1660 to your center of this following century. Also colverteen.
    • some sort of lace.
    • some sort of lace.
    • A fine lace of a particular structure: so named in allusion to Colbert's patronage of this business. Title does occur in English from about 1660 into center of the after century. Also colverteen.
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