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What is "Loincloth" - Definition & Explanation

A cloth worn about the loins often as the sole article of clothing in warm climates.
Band of material wound around the waist like a skirt.

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Removal of loose threads, knots, slubs, burs, and other extraneous materials from fabrics by means of a burling iron, a type of tweezer. The trick is to remove the impurity without damaging the...
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A finishing process in which the fabric is wound tightly onto a perforated roller and either immersed in hot water, which is also circulated through the fabric (wet decatising) or has steam blown...

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