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Backing yarn: in a pile fabric ... the base yarn that holds the pile yarn in place; formed by the stuffer yarn and the warp and filling yarn in the fabric. 3, record 1, English, - backing%20yarn
Backing Yarn: The yarn normally found on the inside of a fleece garment. Usually napped to create the soft lining of fleece. 4, record 1, English, - backing%20yarn
In carpets, pile refers to the face yarn, as opposed to backing or support yarn. 5, record 1, English, - backing%20yarn
Kraftcord - A tightly twisted yarn made from plant fibers and used as backing yarn in woven carpet. 6, record 1, English, - backing%20yarn
Dans les tapis, le velours désigne le fil d'endroit par opposition au fil de renfort ou de support. 1, record 1, French, - fil%20de%20renfort
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