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07:54 May 16, 2009
English to Ukrainian 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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3Сувора тканина
Maksym Petrov

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Сувора тканина

Definition from own experience or research:
Необроблена нефарбована тканина.

Example sentence(s):
  • Тканина, яку знімають з верстатів, називається суворою. Перш ніж поступити в продаж, вона проходить операції обробки. Тканини різного призначення обробляють по-різному. Одні вибілюють, інші фарбують, на треті наносять друкарський малюнок. Тканини робляться блискучими або матовими, гладкими або ворсистими. При остаточній обробці їх просочують складом, який надає їм красивішого вигляду, м'якості або жорсткості та таке інше. - Виготовлення тканин  
Maksym Petrov
Local time: 05:17
Native speaker of: Native in UkrainianUkrainian
PRO pts in category: 4
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