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What is "Sateen Weave" - Definition & Explanation

A variation of the satin weave, produced by floating fill yarns over warp yarns. The cloth is made with a 5-end or an 8- shaft satin weave in warp-face or filling-face effects.
A variation of the satin weave, produced by floating fill yarns over warp yarns.

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