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What is "Rain Coat" - Definition & Explanation

A fabric made out of water proof or water repellant material to be worn to protect from rain during rainy seasons which has hood with front opening.
The raincoat, a garment worn to protect the upper body from rain, is a compromise between fashion and utility.

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The place in the mill where goods are taken after weaving for inspection and repair. Examiners mark all defects, large or small with chalk; blemishes are also noted. If need be, brushing, shearing,...
Wet describing chemicals applied to a fabric and generally seen as less environmental-friendly than mechanical dry finishes. However, there are some eco-friendly wet finishes, which are increasing in...

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