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What is "Teflon" - Definition & Explanation

A water repellent, stain resistant finish applied to fabric. Trademark of Du Pont Co.

Some other terms

Some more terms:

May be a bobbin or needlepoint lace usually on a machine made ground. Sometimes designs are appliquÚd on the ground. As Brussels Belgium is important in the history of lace-making, many different...
A synthetic fiber polymer made from polyvinyl chloride. In some countries other than the United States, vinyon fibers are referred to as polyvinyl chloride fibers and is similar in nature to vinyl....
Rupture of individual filaments (usually during winding or weaving) that results in the appearance of a fibrous or hairy surface, which may be localised or general, in a fabric made from flat...
A float weave made in many fabrics. The name comes from a French word meaning birds nest. Its patterns are regular and open. Honey comb fabric is also known as Diamond Weave. It is found in...
A fabric in which certain yarns project from a foundation texture and form a pile on the surface. Pile yarns may be cut or uncut in the fabric. Corduroy and velveteen are examples of cut filling pile...

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