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What is "Taffata" - Definition & Explanation

It is a silk fabric woven in plain construction. The fabric is closely sett using a coarse weft and finer warp.

Some other terms

Some more terms:

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A very small twist of flax, wool, cotton, silk, or other fibrous substance, drawn out to considerable length; a compound cord consisting of two or more single yarns doubled, or joined together, and...
refers to a process in the manufacture of cotton and other staple yarns. The fiber is combed to remove foreign matter and the shorter, undesirable fibers, leaving longer, more desirable fibers that...
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