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ciré Line breaks: ciré
Pronunciation: /ˈsiːreɪ/

Definition of ciré in English:

noun

[mass noun]
A fabric with a smooth shiny surface obtained by waxing and heating: a two-piece in ciré

Origin

1920s: French, literally 'waxed'.

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