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What is "Textured" - Definition & Explanation
Last Updated on: 16-Jun-2024 (28 days ago)
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Textured
A term used to describe yarn that has been processed to add bulk stretch or texture such as crimped entangled and loop yarns.
Textured
Referring to the arrangement or character of the yarns on the surface of the fabric. Often used to describe fabrics with surface interest the result of using novelty yarns or novelty weaves such as dobby or jacquard weaves.

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