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What is "Foam rubber" - Definition & Explanation

Porous, usually open cell cushion material. Often made of urethane.

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A term applied to a type of nylon yarn which has been through processing to introduce a high level of twist. This creates a yarn with some recovery but without "bulk" associated with texturised...
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