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A synthetic fiber or fabric made from a polymer containing polyurethane, used in the manufacture of elastic clothing.
Of or relating to spandex or its elastic qualities.
[Alteration of expand.]
(Clothing & Fashion) a type of synthetic stretch fabric made from polyurethane fibre
[C20: coined from an anagram of expands]
a fabric made of or containing a polyurethane fiber with elastic properties.
[1955–60; anagram of expands]
A synthetic fabric made from polyurethane, used in making stretch clothing.
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