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What are "Snags" - Definition & Explanation
Last Updated on: 17-Feb-2023 (1 year, 3 months, 25 days ago)
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Snags
Yarns, fibres or filaments in the form of long loops that have been drawn out from the structure of a fabric by a protruding sharp object.

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