Alburnu

Sapwood; the soft, newer wood in the trunk of a tree found between the bark and the hardened heartwood.

Source: Latin

Plural: Alburni

Alpakka

Nickel silver, Maillechort, German silver, Argentan, new silver, nickel brass, albata, alpacca, is a copper alloy with nickel and often zinc.

Antraċite

Anthracite: often referred to as hard coal, is a hard, compact variety of coal that has a submetallic luster. It has the highest carbon content, the fewest impurities, and the highest energy density of all types of coal and is the highest ranking of coals.

Source: Italian

Barix

Skond Erin Serracino-Inglott dan huwa: “drapp, imnikket bl-ilwien, ħafif u rqiq, li jiswa l-aktar għall-velijiet u xi lbiesi tan-nisa”

English: A thin and light drape used mostly for veils and certain women’s dresses.

Sors: Għarbi

Għerq: B-R-X

Batista

or Batesta

Batiste: a balanced plain weave, a fine cloth made from cotton or linen such as cambric. Batiste was often used as a lining fabric for high-quality garments. Batiste is also used for handkerchiefs (cotton batiste) and lingerie (batiste de soie).

Source: Italian

Plural: Batisti

Ref: JA