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What is "Dent" - Definition & Explanation

The space between adjacent wires in a reed.
The unit of a reed that contains a reed wire and the space between adjacent reed wires.
1. The space between wires of reed, heddles, or harness through which the warp ends are drawn.
2. The space between two chains in a fabric. 3. On a loom, the space between the wires of a reed.

Some other terms

Some more terms:

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A twill originally consisting of worsted filling and silk warp. Today, it can be found in a variety of blends. It has excellent drapability. Its weight and quality vary with fibers, however, when...

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