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13:59 Nov 30, 2009
English to Macedonian translations [PRO]
Textiles / Clothing / Fashion
English term or phrase: greige
Definition from
fabric that has not been bleached, dyed or finished after production. If woven sometimes called loomstate.

Example sentence(s):
  • Greige is a rag-trade term meaning undyed, unfinished fabric or goods, and is related to the Italian words greggia (raw silk) and greggio (grey).
  • The submitted sample, designated as “Evenweave Cloth”, is a greige woven fabric composed of 100% cotton. It is characterized by a complex weave which results in an open-work fabric.
  • Before dyeing or printing, inspect all greige fabric in roll one by one. Then choose the best fabric to dye or print for good quality
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Definition from own experience or research:
Сурова ткаенина е ткаенина којашто сè уште е небелена, необработена.

Example sentence(s):
  • Ф-ка Предиво и волница (од 2007 функционира како мешовита фирма на Тетекс АД и Норвешки партнери), потоа Ф-ка Ткаенини од која потекле првите метри сурова ткаенина во 1954 година, денес реномиран производител на модни ткаенини и ќебиња. - Тетекс  
  • „На овие машини се ткае сурова ткаенина, кој понатаму се доработува, се носи на пазарот и се прават готови производи“, изјави една работничка. - А1 телевизија  

Може да се каже и “небелен“ или “необработен“
Local time: 17:17
Native speaker of: Macedonian
PRO pts in category: 4
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