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Vel·cro

 (vĕl′krō)
A trademark for a fastening tape consisting of a strip of nylon with a surface of minute hooks that fasten to a corresponding strip with a surface of uncut pile.
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Velcro

(ˈvɛlkrəʊ)
n
(Textiles) trademark a fastening consisting of two strips of nylon fabric, one having tiny hooked threads and the other a coarse surface, that form a strong bond when pressed together
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Vel•cro

(ˈvɛl kroʊ)
Trademark.
a fastening tape consisting of opposing pieces of nylon fabric, one with tiny hooks and the other with a dense pile, that interlock when pressed together.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Velcro - nylon fabric used as a fasteningVelcro - nylon fabric used as a fastening  
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"
trademark - a formally registered symbol identifying the manufacturer or distributor of a product
Verb1.Velcro - fasten with Velcrovelcro - fasten with Velcro; "velcro the belt"
fasten, fix, secure - cause to be firmly attached; "fasten the lock onto the door"; "she fixed her gaze on the man"
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Translations
فِيلْكُرو®قِماش من قِطْعَتين لاصِقَتَيْن
suchý zip
velcro
tarranauha
čičak traka
マジックテープ
벨크로
velkro
suchý zips
kardborrband
khóa dán

Velcro

® [ˈvelkrəʊ] Nvelcro ® m
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Velcro®

[ˈvɛlkrəʊ]
nvelcro® m
modif [fastening, tab] → en velcro Velcro® stripVelcro® strip nbande f velcro
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

Velcro®

nKlettband nt
adj Velcro® fastenerKlettverschluss® m
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Velcro

® [ˈvɛlkrəʊ] nvelcro ®
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

Velcro®

(ˈvelkrou) noun
a material that comes in two strips that stick together, used for fastening clothes, shoes etc.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

Velcro

فِيلْكُرو® suchý zip velcro Klettband ταινία Velcro® velcro tarranauha velcro čičak traka Velcro® マジックテープ 벨크로 klittenband borrelås rzep velcro застежка липучка Velcro® kardborrband เวลโคร ไนล่อนสองชิ้นที่ยึดสิ่งของให้ติดแน่น ใช้แทนซิป กระดุมและขอเกี่ยว cırt-cırt bant khóa dán 维可牢尼龙搭扣
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References in periodicals archive ?
"Our partnership with Perfetti Van Melle is an exciting step for us, as it marks the first time our VELCRO[R] Brand PRESS-LOK[R] closure is used on a confectionery product in North America," says Chris Lerra, Senior Business Development Manager, Velcro Companies.
In case Velcro Helena gets put up for adoption again, netizens voiced their willingness to give her another home.
The sports collection too has black and white shoes with velcro straps and cushioned uppers for breath-easy wear and comfort.
The first--and only--time I hunted with Woody I peeked into Velcro's crate and all 1 saw were two feverish eyes glaring wildly back at me.
Velcro fastenings on shirts will mean children can slip the garments over their heads without having to fiddle about with buttons and pull-up trousers and skirts will put an end to the daily battle with zips.
Wrap the Velcro around the pipe, then continue around the pitchbait holder to secure in place.
Velcro and straps Trainers have always been popular and velcro and straps aren't for school wear any longer.
15 June 2015 - Netherlands Antilles-based fastening solutions provider Velcro Companies has acquired Belgian hook and loop fastener maker Alfatex and apparel elastic and rigid webbings specialist Gevaert, the company said on Monday.
Velcro Industries, a manufacturer and innovator of hook and loop fasteners, has appointed Fraser Cameron as its president and chief executive officer.
Summary: Gemma Dreher, vice president and general counsel of Velcro Industries N.V.
Beaverton, OR, June 03, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Among the most popular types of baby bibs, are those that have snap fasteners and those that are fastened with Velcro. With Maxy Moo Moo having released their Waterproof Baby Bibs with Snaps for Boys and Girls, parents have yet another snap-fastened option to choose from.