Catalan translation: mescla

English term or phrase:blend
Catalan translation:mescla

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18:03 Feb 11, 2010
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Tech/Engineering - Textiles / Clothing / Fashion
Additional field(s): Materials (Plastics, Ceramics, etc.)
English term or phrase: blend
Definition from fabric link:
A term applied to a yarn or a fabric that is made up of more than one fiber. In blended yarns, two or more different types of staple fibers are twisted or spun together to form the yarn. Examples of a typical blended yarn or fabric is polyester/cotton

Example sentence(s):
  • They are made from a soft and comfortable fabric blend of cotton and polyester, woven tightly enough to block out both dust mite and animal dander allergens. achooallergy
  • Cotton/nylon blends have been commonly used as the material for protective clothing, but those blend fabrics are not flame retardant finished because of the unavailability of effective flame retardant finishing systems. CAT.INIST
  • To identify fabric that is unknown, a simple burn test can be done to determine if the fabric is a natural fiber, man made fiber, or a blend of natural and man made fibers.
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Teixit fet de fils de diferents classes.
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Definition from Enciclopèdia Catalana:
Teixit fet de fils de diferents classes.

Example sentence(s):
  • Tints i acabats tèxtils. ABSA és una indústria de serveis tèxtils dedica al blanqueig, tintura i tot tipus d'acabats, fundada el 1988. La nostra especialitat són el cotó, el lli, el téncel o i les seves mescles. - CerCAT  
  • Reial decret 4/2007, de 12 de gener, pel qual s'aproven els mètodes d'anàlisis quantitatives de mescles binàries de fibres tèxtils. («BOE» 12, de 13-1-2007.) - VLEX  
  • Tema 1. Coloració de mescles de substrats tèxtils (5 hores) Mescles de fibres naturals. Mescles de fibres naturals i artificials. Mescles de fibres naturals i sintètiques. Mescles de fibres sintètiques. - UPC  
Montse Ballesteros
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