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What is "Toweling" - Definition & Explanation

General name that covers all types of linen, cotton, polyester cotton wovenin special widths for towels.Some are terry,huckaback,crash, bird's-eye.
A cotton or linen fabric often used for making towels.
Any of various fabrics (linen or cotton) used to make towels.

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