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A piece of firm fabric or other material inserted between and usually sewn or fused to the layers of a garment to thicken or stiffen it.
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1. (Knitting & Sewing) a piece of fabric sewn beneath the facing of a garment, usually at the inside of the neck, armholes, etc, to give shape and firmness
2. (Clothing & Fashion) another name for interlining
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(ˈɪn tərˌfeɪ sɪŋ)

a material used between the facing and outer fabric of a garment to give support and shape.
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[ˈɪntəfeɪsɪŋ] N (= interconnection) → interconexión f (Sew) → entretela f
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n (Sew) → Einlage f
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