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Definition 1: a strong cotton and linen fabric with a slight nap - [noun denoting artifact]

(fustian is a kind of ...) artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers

"the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent" "woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC" "she measured off enough material for a dress"

Definition 2: pompous or pretentious talk or writing - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for fustian in the sense of this definition

(fustian is a kind of ...) high-flown style; excessive use of verbal ornamentation

"the grandiosity of his prose" "an excessive ornateness of language"

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