inkle (n.) Old form(s): Inckle, Inckles, yncle
kind of linen tape, yarn
LLL III.i.136[Costard alone] What's the price of this inkle?
Per Chorus.V.8[Gower alone, of Marina] Her inkle, silk, twin with the rubied cherry
WT IV.iv.209[Servant to Clown, of Autolycus] He hath ... inkles, caddisses, cambrics, lawns
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