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What is "Slat" - Definition & Explanation
Last Updated on: 13-Jun-2024 (1 month, 1 day ago)
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Slat
Horizontal piece between the uprights of a chair back. Often shaped.

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Billiard Cloth

The highest grade of material made from the best of stock ? Saxony, Silesia, or Australia merino wool. Two-up and one-down twill weave is used. Set in the reed at 144 inches and finished at about 72...

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Batlk

A method orginated in Java of resist dyeing which employs wax as the resist. The pattern is covered with wax. and the fabric is then dyed, producing a white design on a dyed ground. The waxed...

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Burlap

Coarse, canvas-like fabric usually made of jute, but can be made of hemp, or cotton. Sometimes called gunny. Used primarily for bale coverings and sacks and bags. Also used in furniture, drapery,...

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Nainsook

A fine, lightweight cotton in a plain weave that is produced in the finishing processes from the same gray goods as used for batiste, cambric, lawn. Soft and has a slight luster in the better...

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Brassard

A brassard is a roughly triangular piece of fabric designed to be worn around the upper arm, held in place by a shoulder strap on the clothing underneath. It is used as an item of military uniform to...

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Construction

A term used in identifying the structure of a yarn, fabric, or other textile material. For example, details such as denier (decitex), filament count, twist level and direction, and number of plies...

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Pre-Cure

Pre-Cure, in the context of textile manufacturing, refers to a finishing process that involves applying a chemical treatment to fabric before it undergoes the curing or drying stage. The purpose of...

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Degree of Orientation: From Alignment to Innovation

In textile manufacturing, the degree of orientation refers to the alignment or arrangement of fibers within a fabric or textile structure. It is a measure of how well the fibers are aligned in a...

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