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What is "Thermal Insulation" - Definition & Explanation

The ability of a fabric to retain heat.

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a) Descriptive of textile materials the normal lustre (q.v.) of which has been reduced by physical or chemical means. b) The colour quality, an increase in which may be compared with the effect of...

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