Glossary Service
This abbreviated glossary covers the most commonly encountered terms. There may be exceptions to some of our definitions - our main concern is to provide you with general concepts relative to commonly used book jargon. Abbreviations appear alphabetized at the beginning of each respective letter, only the most common abbreviations are included.
These words listed alphabetically to ease searching.
Acrylic: a synthetic fabric.
Belting: the material of which belts are made.
Duck: a heavy cotton fabric of plain weave; used for clothing and tents.
Textile: artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers.
Edging: border consisting of anything placed on the edge to finish something (such as a fringe on clothing or on a rug).
Acrylic: a synthetic fabric.
Belting: the material of which belts are made.
Textile: artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers.
Acrylic: a synthetic fabric.
Belting: the material of which belts are made.
Edging: border consisting of anything placed on the edge to finish something (such as a fringe on clothing or on a rug).
Acrylic: a synthetic fabric.
Belting: the material of which belts are made.
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The textiles industry is a major industry in Egypt, representing 16.3% of Egypt’s total industrial production and employing around one million workers, which represents 30% of the total...Read More...