Jouy print

/zhwee/.

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  • toile de jouy — |twäldəzh|wē noun (plural toiles de jouy “) Usage: usually capitalized J Etymology: French, literally, cloth of Jouy, from Jouy en Josar, Seine et Oise dept., France : an upholstery and drapery fabric usually made of cotton or linen and printed… …   Useful english dictionary

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