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What is "Milling" - Definition & Explanation
Last Updated on: 05-Mar-2023 (1 year, 3 months, 9 days ago)
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Milling
A chemical and mechanical process mainly used on woollen fabrics which compacts the woven or knitted structure.
Milling
A process that compacts woven or knitted fabrics to alter the handle of the fabric.

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