Synonyms

1. de-iodination

noun. the removal of iodine atoms from organic compounds.

Synonyms

  • chemical process
  • chemical action

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2. de-iodinate

verb. remove iodine from.

Synonyms

  • withdraw
  • take
  • take away

Antonyms

  • pack
  • dock
  • burden
  • saddle

3. de-iodinase

noun. an enzyme that removes the iodine radical.

4. crepe

noun. ['ˈkreɪp'] small very thin pancake.

Synonyms

  • griddlecake
  • hot cake
  • battercake
  • French pancake
  • flapcake
  • crepe Suzette
  • flannel cake
  • flannel-cake
  • hotcake
  • crape
  • pancake

Antonyms

  • incorporeality
  • insubstantial
  • immaterial
  • insubstantiality

Etymology

  • crêpe (French)
  • crispus (Latin)

5. chine

noun. cut of meat or fish including at least part of the backbone.

Synonyms

  • cut of meat

Antonyms

  • forward
  • veer

Etymology

  • chin (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cine (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • chyne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • eschine (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

6. crepe

noun. ['ˈkreɪp'] a soft thin light fabric with a crinkled surface.

Synonyms

  • crepe marocain
  • crepe de Chine
  • Canton crepe
  • crape
  • cloth
  • marocain
  • fabric
  • material

Antonyms

  • insulator
  • conductor
  • incorporeal
  • unbodied

Etymology

  • crêpe (French)
  • crispus (Latin)

7. chine

noun. backbone of an animal.

Synonyms

  • rachis
  • backbone
  • spinal column
  • vertebral column
  • back

Antonyms

  • front
  • fore
  • anterior
  • negate

Etymology

  • chin (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cine (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • chyne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • eschine (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

8. chine

verb. cut through the backbone of an animal.

Synonyms

  • butcher

Antonyms

  • current
  • weaken

Etymology

  • chin (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cine (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • chyne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • eschine (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

9. crepe

verb. ['ˈkreɪp'] cover or drape with crape.

Synonyms

  • cover

Antonyms

  • artifact
  • undress

Etymology

  • crêpe (French)
  • crispus (Latin)

10. crepe

noun. ['ˈkreɪp'] paper with a crinkled texture; usually colored and used for decorations.

Synonyms

  • crepe paper

Antonyms

  • mental
  • unmask

Etymology

  • crêpe (French)
  • crispus (Latin)

Example sentences of the word crepe-de-chine


1. Noun Phrase
Lightweight fabrics like cotton, linen and crepe de chine breathe beautifully in warm weather and can ensure comfort throughout the day.

2. Noun Phrase
Other types of silk that would be comparable to silk taffeta include charmeuse, crepe de chine, faille, georgette, moire, pongee, organdy, organza and satin.

3. Noun Phrase
Some silks -- like crepe de chine, habotai, noil and charmeuse -- are less prone to wrinkling.

4. Noun Phrase
Consider silk, charmeuse, Jacquard, crepe de chine, brocade and damask, as well as cotton.

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