animal fibre

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Noun1.animal fibre - fiber derived from animalsanimal fibre - fiber derived from animals    
animal product - a product made from animal material
horsehair - hair taken from the mane or tail of a horse
natural fiber, natural fibre - fiber derived from plants or animals
silk - animal fibers produced by silkworms and other larvae that spin cocoons and by most spiders
wool - fiber sheared from animals (such as sheep) and twisted into yarn for weaving
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Tenders are invited for Providing Pond With Water Cascade Fibre Birds Animal Fibre Statues At Site Of Work For Holida Home Cge At Kanyakumari
Cashmere fibre grown in goats (Capra hircus), is the finest and softest animal fibre, with an average diameter of 15 [micro]m, and is used exclusively in luxurious textile products (McCarthy, 1998).
The main partners for marketing activities will be national industry associations (yak, wool), herder cooperatives linked to PUGs, and private businesses in the animal fibre sectors.
Major Australian exports to Egypt are wheat, vegetables, meat, wool and other animal fibres.