Meaning of SCRIM in English

■ noun

1》 strong, coarse fabric used for lining or upholstery.

2》 Theatre a piece of gauze cloth that appears opaque until lit from behind, used as a screen or backcloth.

3》 N. Amer. something that conceals or obscures.


C18: of unknown origin.

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