Terylene


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Terylene

(ˈtɛrɪˌliːn)
n
(Textiles) trademark a synthetic polyester fibre or fabric based on terephthalic acid, characterized by lightness and crease resistance and used for clothing, sheets, ropes, sails, etc. US name (trademark): Dacron
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Noun1.Terylene - a kind of polyester fabric
polyester - any of a large class of synthetic fabrics
trademark - a formally registered symbol identifying the manufacturer or distributor of a product
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Translations

Terylene

® [ˈterəliːn] N (Brit) → terylene ® m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

Terylene®

[ˈtɛrɪliːn] n (British)Tergal® m
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Terylene®

nTerylen(e)® nt, → ˜ Trevira® nt, → ˜ Diolen® nt
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Terylene

® [ˈtɛrəˌliːn] nterital ® m, terilene ® m
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Arthur worked at ICI Wilton for 34 years, many years on the Terylene plant, and then moved into distribution department in the headquarters office block.
[87], a CB paste electrode was modified with a flexible membrane based on terylene precoated with polyvinyl alcohol (PVA-T) containing the immobilized urease enzyme.
The site also became the first to manufacture nylon outside the USA and also produced the world's first terylene polymer for use in strengthening fabric.
- Bearings for the high-speed Terylene spring machines.
The unheated channel surfaces and the heater block are enclosed by thick Terylene insulation to eliminate heat loss.
If matching undies weren't your thing, maybe crimplene and terylene were your synthetic clothing materials of choice.
ICI was once the largest manufacturing company in Britain, maker of Perspex and polyethylene, Terylene and Crimplene, Tamoxifen and Dulux Paints.
If the dhobi had burnt a hole in Mamaji's new terylene pant while ironing.
Manstyle International 71: A collection of styles in terylene and crimpoline for men on March 17, 1970
of 15 to 25 sailcloths available--basically terylene, dacron and some nylons..A.8 the next 50 years marched on sailmakers and boat owners now have over boo options of materials to choose from..