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What is "Super" - Definition & Explanation
Last Updated on: 23-Feb-2023 (1 year, 2 days ago)
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Super
The Super grading system is used to grade the quality of wool fabric. The higher the number, the more yarn is packed in per square inch, therefore all things being equal a super 120s yarn is better than super 100s.

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