Definitions for "cambric"
A fine, thin, and white fabric made of flax or linen.
A fabric made, in imitation of linen cambric, of fine, hardspun cotton, often with figures of various colors; -- also called cotton cambric, and cambric muslin.
A plain weave cloth that has been finished with a calender machine to give the cloth a more lustrous look. Plain weave down proof fabrics are calendered and thus, are usually referred to as cambrics