synthetic fiber

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Noun1.synthetic fiber - fiber created from natural materials or by chemical processessynthetic fiber - fiber created from natural materials or by chemical processes
fiber, fibre - a slender and greatly elongated substance capable of being spun into yarn
acrylic, acrylic fiber - polymerized from acrylonitrile
nylon - a thermoplastic polyamide; a family of strong resilient synthetic fibers
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Capital Closes Acquisition of Synthetic Fibre Maker Universal Fiber Systems
The tie must be one hundred percent synthetic fibre and will incorporate the word "museum" in gold colour consistent with the museum logo.
The restrictive duty on acrylic fibre, a type of synthetic fibre used in apparel and home furnishing, will be up to US $2,880 per metric tonne and will impact shipments from a total of seven enterprises based in Belarus and Japan.
Albert Waxman founded A Waxman (Fibres) Ltd in 1958, setting himself up as a synthetic fibre merchant.
A very important inference drawn was that a small volume addition of synthetic fibre, viz.
active in the development, manufacture, marketing and sales of synthetic fibre.
People first attempted to make synthetic fibres in 1665 and the first artificial silk was produced as early as 1855.

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