greasy wool


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greasy wool

n
(Textiles) untreated wool, still retaining the lanolin, which is used for waterproof clothing
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Also, the greasy wool procurement units of Standard will benefit from Chargeurs overall buying capacity.
Due to lower demand from China, Australian combing and greasy wool operations remain depressed.
5pc of the greasy British clip in 2000, is still closed to greasy wool,'' said a Board spokesman.