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What is "Blending" - Definition & Explanation

Combination of various fibers in requisite proportion to get a desired product having added advantages of its combination.
Blending is the mixing process of various fibres. It normally mixes fibres of different physical properties to ensure a consistent finished product.

Some other terms

Some more terms:

Cotton fabrics such as chintz or tarlatan treated with starch, glue. paraffin, or shellac and run through a hot friction roller to give a high polish. These types are not durable in washing. Newer,...
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Term used to distinguish natural fibers obtained from animals. It includes alpaca, angora, goat hair, camel hair, cashmere, cow hair, fur, guanaco, hog hair, huarizo, llama, mohair, misti, Persian...
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