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What is "Pack Dyeing" - Definition & Explanation

The forced circulation of dye liquor through packages of fibre, yarn or fabric, without limitation of temperature.
NOTE:
The use of the term "pressure dyeing" in this connection is deprecated. (See also high-temperature dyeing).
A Method Of Dyeing In Which The Liquor Is Circulated Through The Goods. Note: The Use Of The Term 'pressure Dyeing In This Connection Is Deprecated.

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