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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Jean  \Jean\,  n.  [Prob.  named  from  Genoa.  See  {Jane}.] 
  A  twilled  cotton  cloth. 
 
  {Satin  jean},  a  kind  of  jean  woven  smooth  and  glossy,  after 
  the  manner  of  satin. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Jean 
  n  1:  1896-1980  [syn:  {Piaget},  {Jean}] 
  2:  close-fitting  pants  of  heavy  denim  for  casual  wear  (usually 
  in  the  plural)  [syn:  {blue  jean},  {denim}] 
  3:  a  coarse  durable  twill-weave  cotton  fabric  [syn:  {denim},  {dungaree}] 
 
  From  The  Free  On-line  Dictionary  of  Computing  (13  Mar  01)  [foldoc]: 
 
  JEAN 
 
    A  dialect  of  {JOSS}. 
 
  [Details?] 
 
  (1997-09-14) 
 
 




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