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What is "Breaker Lap" - Definition & Explanation

A roll of loosely matted cotton FIBERS formed on the BREAKER PICKER from tufts of opened cotton.

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This is an important aspect of a fabric, the ability to take in moisture content which also effects other characteristics as stain removal, shrinkage, skin comfort, static build up, and water...

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