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What is "Tack" - Definition & Explanation

A sharp, headed nail used to attach webbing, spring clips, twine or fabric to a frame.

Some other terms

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More or less interchangeable with the term permanent press, but actually more precise. Durable press implies that the shape retention properties of a garment are excellent and durable for the life of...
A plain weave cotton cloth characterized by a sheen ranging from dull to bright. polish can be achieved either through the weave or the addition of a resin finish. Can be a solid color, usually piece...

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