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What is "Grommet" - Definition & Explanation

Plastic, Brass or steel hole reinforcements, Usually they come in two parts and are pressed together in a grommet anvil or setter.
Little air holes reinforced with metal ring, usually on jackets, hats or shoes to allow ventilation.
Large, metal-edged unit which surrounds a hole in a garment. Many belts have grommets surrounding the belt hole.

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Lengths of fabric, several plies high, which have been spread on a cutting table ready for cutting. The fabric is subsequently cut in accordance with a cutting plan which is usually designed to...
A fabric that has been treated with a synthetic film-forming polymer (resin). This may be done to make the fabric firmer, heavier, more stable, to add wrinkle resistance, to reduce shrinkage or to...
a) A machine for dyeing fabric in rope form and in which the fabric is carried through a narrow throat by dye liquor circulated at high velocity. b) A machine for dyeing garments and in which the...
(Heat Sealing) - A process of heat finishing that will stabilize many manufactured fiber fabrics in order that there will not be any subsequent change in shape or size. Heat setting is used to...
Jockstraps, also known as athletic supporters, are men's undergarments for use in sports and other activities. The typical jockstrap consists of an elastic waistband with a support pouch for the...

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