silk

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silk /ˈsɪlk/ noun
plural silks
silk
/ˈsɪlk/
noun
plural silks
Learner's definition of SILK
: a smooth, soft, and shiny cloth that is made from thread produced by silkworms
also : the thread that is used to make silk
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often used before another noun
[noncount] : the thread that is produced by a spider
[noncount] : the thin strings in an ear of corn
silks [plural] : the cap and shirt worn by a jockey
British : a lawyer who has reached the highest rank : a Queen's Counsel or King's Counsel
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