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ray·on

 (rā′ŏn)
n.
1. Any of several synthetic textile fibers produced by forcing a cellulose solution through fine spinnerets and solidifying the resulting filaments.
2. A fabric so woven or knit.

[Perhaps from French rayon, ray of light (from its sheen), from rai, from Old French; see ray1.]

rayon

(ˈreɪɒn)
n
1. (Textiles) any of a number of textile fibres made from wood pulp or other forms of cellulose
2. (Textiles) any fabric made from such a fibre
3. (Textiles) (modifier) consisting of or involving rayon: a rayon shirt.
[C20: from French, from Old French rai ray1]

ray•on

(ˈreɪ ɒn)

n.
1. a regenerated, semisynthetic textile filament made from cellulose, cotton linters, or wood chips treated with caustic soda and carbon disulfide and passed through spinnerets.
2. a fabric or yarn of rayon.
[1920–25; appar. based on ray1]

rayon

A synthetic fabric made from cellulose.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.rayon - a synthetic silklike fabric
acetate rayon, acetate - a fabric made from fibers of cellulose acetate
cloth, fabric, textile, material - artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers; "the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent"; "woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC"; "she measured off enough material for a dress"
viscose rayon, viscose - a rayon fabric made from viscose (cellulose xanthate) fibers
Translations
رايون: حَرير صِناعي
rajón
rayon
reion, gervisilki
dirbtinis šilkas
mākslīgais zīds
rajón
reyonyapay ipek

rayon

[ˈreɪɒn] Nrayón m

rayon

[ˈreɪɒn]
nrayonne f
modif [shirt, jacket, lining] → en rayonne

rayon

nViskose f, → Reyon nt
adjaus Viskose or Reyon; rayon fibreViskose- or Reyonfaser f

rayon

[ˈreɪɒn] nraion m

rayon

(ˈreion) noun, adjective
(of) a type of artificial silk. a rayon scarf.
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