sheeting


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sheet·ing

 (shē′tĭng)
n.
1. Material, such as metal or cloth, formed into or used to form sheets.
2. The act or process of providing with or forming into sheets.

sheeting

(ˈʃiːtɪŋ)
n
(Textiles) fabric from which sheets are made

sheet•ing

(ˈʃi tɪŋ)

n.
1. the act of covering with or forming into sheets.
2. any of various plain-weave cotton fabrics, esp. a firmly made muslin used for bedsheets.
[1705–15]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sheeting - fabric from which bed sheets are made
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"
Translations

sheeting

[ˈʃiːtɪŋ] N (= cloth) → lencería f para sábanas; (= metal) → laminado m metálico, chapa f metálica

sheeting

n (= cloth)Leinen nt; (= metal etc)Verkleidung f; (= wood)Verschalung f; plastic sheetingPlastiküberzug m
References in classic literature ?
Grandmother took me into the ice-cold storeroom, where she had some bolts of gingham and sheeting.
Corotating, twin-screw compounding extruders and pelletizing systems; twin-screw compounding with direct in-line sheeting of filled and reinforced plastics; single- and twin-screw extruders for devolatilization and specialty applications; and single-screw profile extrusion systems from commingled reclaim.
We are so used to rolling or sheeting in nice linear patterns with mechanical slitters that it seldom occurs to us that other options may be desirable and of great value to the customer.
Besides performance enhancements, another important benefit of using customized, tight tolerance rubber sheeting is uniformity.