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What is "Mull" - Definition & Explanation

It is a super fine quality of cotton cloth woven as plain weave. The cloth is bleached and finished to give a soft feel.
Soft, thin, plain weave fabric usually of cotton or silk.
Mull a soft fine sheer fabric of cotton, silk, or rayon.
The cloth which reinforces the hinges and is pasted directly to the body of a book and is hidden by the spine.

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