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What is "Abraded Yarn" - Definition & Explanation

Continuous filament man-made yarns some of whose outer surfaces have been roughed up or broken. This gives the yarn an appearance similar to a spun yarn.

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The place in the mill where goods are taken after weaving for inspection and repair. Examiners mark all defects, large or small with chalk; blemishes are also noted. If need be, brushing, shearing,...

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