terrycloth


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Noun1.terrycloth - a pile fabric (usually cotton) with uncut loops on both sides; used to make bath towels and bath robes
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"
toweling, towelling - any of various fabrics (linen or cotton) used to make towels
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Firmly wrap the leg with a terrycloth towel, followed by wrapping from the toes up with a gauze roll.
The generosity and friendliness of the staff, the small wooden tray of locally-grown strawberries and freshly-made jam delivered to your room, the down duvets, and the thick terrycloth bathrobes.
Improved Moisture Control - Terrycloth micro-pads inside the gloves absorb moisture, while Lycra motion and web zones allow for maximum breathability.
In 2003, after the closure of Pillowtex, shefounda new role as vice president of sales and marketing of China-based Loftex, who specializes in terrycloth towels, and was tasked with developing the company's U.S.
There were terrycloth sweatbands around his head and wrists.
The soft terrycloth wristbands are made from super absorbent cotton.
Use a terrycloth towel or paper towels to blot away excess water.
Did you know that the coarse and absorbent texture of a terrycloth towel promotes frizz for your curly hair?
AP During the last three days of hajj, male pilgrims shave their heads and remove the terrycloth white garments worn during the hajj.