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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The clipping is now done, we reckon that all of our sheep have been shorn, the wool sheets are now packed full of the greasy wool and are awaiting collection.
The number of wool scouring operators in New Zealand has been reducing for some time in the face of a declining wool clip and increasing greasy wool exports to China.
Data on Buchi sheep collected from 1986 to 2010 maintained at the Livestock Experiment Station Jugaitpir Pakistan were analyzed to study the environmental factors considered to be sources of variation for greasy wool traits in Buchi sheep.
Examples of wool in the different stages of the process were displayed from greasy wool, scoured wool, carded wool as well as yarn, and examples of wool products were also on display.
It seems somewhat magical to send away a smelly, greasy wool fleece and have a box of clean, fluffy, ready-to-spin wool sent back to you; it is equally magical and maybe more fulfilling to experience and understand every step of the process along the way.
On a weight basis greasy wool shipments decreased by 10.
towards those dogs like bullets, the big dull greasy wool of her