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What is "Spun Rayon" - Definition & Explanation

A rayon that is spun to look like cotton or wool. It is made with staple fibers in a continuous strand to give this effect. It wears well and is washable. Made in different weights and comes in plain colors and prints. Has soft, fuzzy surface and blends well with cotton.

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