blend

Finnish translation: sekoite(kangas)

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English term or phrase:blend
Finnish translation:sekoite(kangas)

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13:31 May 13, 2009
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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. fabrics.net
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sekoite(kangas)
Definition:
Sekoitetuotteet on tehty kahdesta tai useammasta perustekstiiliaineesta (näitä ovat esim. silkki, puuvilla, pellava).
Tällaisia sekoitetuotteita ovat sekoitekankaat ja sekoitelangat.
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Definition from Komission asetus (EY):
Sekoitetuotteet on tehty kahdesta tai useammasta perustekstiiliaineesta (näitä ovat esim. silkki, puuvilla, pellava).
Tällaisia sekoitetuotteita ovat sekoitekankaat ja sekoitelangat.

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Explanation:
Anja McGiffordin Käsi- ja taideteollisuussanaston mukaan blend = sekoitelanka, sekoitekangas

Tekstiilisanaluettelosta (TSK 17, 1991) löytyy myös blended fabric = sekoitekangas
http://www.tsk.fi/tepa/netmot.exe?UI=figr&height=141
Tuulikki Olkkonen
Finland
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