Definition of

Scrim

  1. (noun, artifact) a firm open-weave fabric used for a curtain in the theater

via WordNet, Princeton University

Alternate forms of Scrim

Hypernyms: cloth, fabric, material, textile

Origin of the word Scrim

  1. "upholstery lining," 1792, of unknown origin. more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

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