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Silk

Definition of silk:

part of speech: adjective

Pertaining to or consisting of silk.

part of speech: noun

Fine thread produced by the silkworm; thread or cloth woven from it.

part of speech: noun

Consisting of silk.

part of speech: noun

A fine, soft, lustrous substance made from threads spun by various insect larvae to form their cocoons; any similar thread, as that spun by a spider; fabric or garments made of silk; anything like silk; as, the silk on an ear of corn.

part of speech: noun

The delicate, soft thread produced by certain caterpillars: thread or cloth woven from it.

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