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What are "White Goods" - Definition & Explanation
Last Updated on: 27-May-2023 (9 months ago)
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White Goods
A very broad term which implies any goods bleached and finished in the white condition. Some of the cotton white goods are muslin, cambric, dimity, lawn, longcloth, organdy, voile, etc.

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