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What is "Persian" - Definition & Explanation

Persian a thin soft silk formerly used especially for linings.
Very thin silk, almost transparent.

Some other terms

Some more terms:

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a) The characteristic of the visual sensation that enables the eye to distinguish differences in its quality, such as may be caused by differences in the spectral distribution of light rather than by...

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