a gelatinous organic compound that holds the two strands of natural silk together.
a gelatinous protein found on the fibres of raw silk
noun, Mineralogy. 1. a fine-grained variety of muscovite produced by the alteration of feldspar.
noun, plural sericteries. 1. a silk gland.
noun 1. the raising of silk worms for the production of raw silk. noun 1. the rearing of silkworms for the production of raw silk
fear, one of the sons of Zebulun (Gen. 46:14).