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What is "Glue" - Definition & Explanation
Last Updated on: 01-Jul-2024 (19 days ago)
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Glue
Wood: an adhesive used to bond together two or more wood surfaces.

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Pilling

Pilling is a common problem that occurs in textiles, particularly in fabrics that are made from synthetic or blended fibers. It is the formation of small balls of fiber on the surface of the fabric,...

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Convertible Collar

A convertible collar is a distinctive type of collar used in clothing, particularly in garments like shirts, blouses, and jackets. It is characterized by its versatile design, which allows it to be...

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Yarn: The Artistry Unraveled! Decoding the Fascinating World of Yarn in Textile

A textile product of substantial length and relatively small cross-section and that consists of fibres (q.v.) or filament(s) (q.v.) (or both) with or without twist. NOTE: a) Assemblies of fibres or...

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Mechanical stretch

The concept of mechanical stretch in textiles refers to the ability of a fabric to stretch and recover without the use of external forces or added elastomeric fibers. It is a property that provides...

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Doupion

(douppioni) silk yarns made from the cocoon of two silk worms that have nested toghether. In spinning, the double strand is not separated so the yarn is uneven and irregular with a large diameter in...

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High-Temperature Dyeing

Dyeing under pressure higher than atmospheric pressure with the object of raising the temperature of the dye liquor above its normal boiling point. NOTE: The term "pressure dyeing" in this connection...

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Worsted Wool

Worsted wool is a high-quality textile made from the long, smooth fibers of sheep's wool. The term "worsted" comes from the village of Worstead in Norfolk, England, where the yarn was first produced....

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Fixing

Fixing is the term described for the various ways of getting dyes stuck onto or into fibres. Fixing is part of the dyeing process and differs from after-fixing which is generally used to describe a...

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