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What is "Loden" - Definition & Explanation

Loden is water-resistant material for clothing made from sheep wool.
A thick heavy waterproof woollen cloth which is used to make garments, especially coats.
Greasy wool used in heavy coatings. Fabric has natural water repellancy.
Loden a variable color averaging a dull grayish green. A thick woolen cloth used for outer clothing.

Some other terms

Some more terms:

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A chemical reagent capable of bleaching, e.g. oxidising agents such as sodium or calcium hypochlorite, sodium chlorite, permanganates, hydrogen peroxide, and reducing agents such as sulphur dioxide...
Ornamental embroidered effect in which extra filling yarn is shot through cloth at regular intervals during weaving. The extra fillings are floated between designs and later cut or clipped for...
Artificial aging by wear and tear to leather or wood. In wood this can be physical distressing such as dents, gouges, worm holes, and scratches, or finish distressing such as wearing away, crackle,...
The simplest of all weave interlacings, in which the odd warp threads operate over one and under one weft thread throughout the fabric and the even warp threads reverse this order to under one, over...

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