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Meaning of NYLON

Pronunciation:  'nIlân

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a synthetic fabric
  2. [n]  a thermoplastic polyamide; a family of high-strength resilient synthetic materials
 

NYLON is a 5 letter word that starts with N.

 

 See Also: cloth, fabric, man-made fiber, material, polyamide, polymeric amide, synthetic fiber, textile

 

 

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 Related Terms: acetate, acetate rayon, alpaca, angora, Aralac, arras, astrakhan, Avisco, Axminster, baize, bast, batik, blanketing, broadcloth, broadloom, brocade, bunting, calico, cambric, canvas, carpeting, cashmere, castor, Celanese, cheesecloth, Chemstrand, chiffon, chinchilla, chintz, coating, coir, cord, corduroy, cotton, crash, crepe, crepe de chine, cretonne, crinoline, Dacron, damask, denim, doeskin, drill, drilling, drugget, duck, duffel, Dynel, felt, flannel, flannelette, flax, fleece, floss, foulard, frieze, fustian, gauze, Georgette, gingham, gossamer, grenadine, grogram, grosgrain, gunny, haircloth, Harris Tweed, hemp, herringbone, hessian, homespun, hop sacking, horsehair, huck, huckaback, jersey, jute, kapok, lame, Lastex, lawn, Leatherette, linen, linoleum, linsey-woolsey, lisle, list, llama hair, loden, longcloth, luster, mackinaw, mackintosh, madras, maline, Manila, manta, mantua, marquisette, mat, matting, melton, merino, messaline, mohair, moire, moleskin, mousseline de soie, murrey, muslin, nainsook, nankeen, near-silk, net, netting, oakum, oil silk, oilcloth, organdy, organza, Orlon, paisley, panne, panne velvet, pepper-and-salt, percale, pique, plaid, plush, polyester, pongee, poplin, print, Qiana, quilting, radium, raffia, rayon, rayon casheen, rep, Revolite, rugging, russet, sackcloth, sacking, sailcloth, sarcenet, sateen, satin, say, seersucker, serge, shalloon, shantung, sharkskin, sheers, sheeting, shoddy, shot silk, silk, sisal, spandex, spun rayon, stamin, stammel, stockinette, stuff, suede, swansdown, tabaret, tabby, taffeta, taffety, tapestry, tarpaulin, tartan, terry cloth, Terylene, tick, ticking, tricotine, tulle, tussah, tussore, tweed, twill, Ultrasuede, veiling, Velon, velours, velure, velvet, velveteen, Vicara, voile, wash-and-wear fabric, watered fabric, webbing, wool, worsted, yarn, zephyr
 

 

 

 

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