Definition of Egyptian cotton in English:

Egyptian cotton

Syllabification: E·gyp·tian cot·ton


  • Fine-quality cotton of a kind developed in Egypt: [as modifier]: luxurious Egyptian cotton sheets
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    • Sleep on these luxurious Egyptian cotton sheets or the crisp linen and there's no turning back - they're the last word in comfort.
    • Beds are fitted with Egyptian cotton linen and the stylish bathrooms have fluffy towels and bathrobes and plentiful toiletries, which you are invited to take away.
    • The exquisite underwear is cut from the same Egyptian cotton used for the store's custom-made shirts and sewn with the same old-world tailoring.

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