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What is "Velvety" - Definition & Explanation

A soft plush, dense, hand suggesting velvet.

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That side of a fabric, which is intended to be shown by reason of weave or finish, presents a better appearance. In many fabrics, especially industrial ones there are no distinction between face and...
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