Meaning of leno


Pronunciation: (lē'nō), [key]
— n., pl. adj. -nos,
  1. Also calleda weave structure in which paired warp yarns are intertwined in a series of figure eights and filling yarn is passed through each of the interstices so formed, producing a firm, open mesh.
  2. any fabric in this weave.
  1. made in leno weave.
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