What does shantung mean?

shantung in AZ Dictionary

(n) A heavy material with a rough nubby area, made of spun crazy silk.
(n) A rayon or cotton fiber fabric this is certainly imitative of this silk material.
(n) A heavy fabric, with a rough surface, made of crazy silk

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