Definition of peau de soie in English:

peau de soie

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Pronunciation: /ˌpəʊdəˈswɑː
 
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noun

[mass noun]
  • A smooth, finely ribbed satin fabric of silk or rayon.

Origin

mid 19th century: French, literally 'skin of silk'.

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