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A tan colored silk produced by wild silkworms belonging to the genus Antheraea. 7, record 1, English, - tussore
The filaments of tussah silk are much thicker and stronger than standard silk, and are oval instead of round. 4, record 1, English, - tussore
La soie sauvage, telle la soie tussah, est produite par des chenilles non domestiquées vivant la plupart du temps sur des chênes. 3, record 1, French, - tussah
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