What does the word cambric mean?

Usage examples for cambric

  1. Cut all of these from bright- colored cambric of a size to fit the monkey. – Little Folks' Handy Book by Lina Beard Adelia B. Beard
  2. Much cambric had he left. – The-Brick-Moon-and-Other-Stories by Hale, Edward Everett
  3. In the soft earth at the water's edge they discovered a spare paddle stuck upright and to it was tied a bit of cambric, her handkerchief. – Every Man for Himself by Hopkins Moorhouse