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TEXTURED YARN [1 record]

Record 1 1996-12-18


Subject field(s)
  • Thread Spinning (Textiles)
  • Textiles: Preparation and Processing

Multi- or monofilament yarn characterized by twist and/or crimp by which it has, or can develop by after-treatment, stretch and/or bulk-properties.


textured filament yarn: Term and definition standardized by ISO.


  • Filature (Textiles)
  • Apprêt et traitements divers (Textiles)

Fil continu (multifilament ou monofilament) ayant des caractéristiques de torsion et/ou de frisure existantes ou révélables par traitement ultérieur, grâce auxquelles il acquiert une extensibilité élastique et/ou une voluminosité accrue.


fil continu texturé, fil texturé : Termes et définition normalisés par l'AFNOR et l'ISO.


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