beaver cloth

Ukrainian translation: кастор

English term or phrase:beaver cloth
Ukrainian translation:кастор

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19:07 Jun 2, 2009
English to Ukrainian translations [PRO]
Textiles / Clothing / Fashion
English term or phrase: beaver cloth
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Beaver cloth is a heavy woolen overcoating, napped and pressed down to resemble beaver fur. This fabric is also a plush fabric that is used for hats.

Example sentence(s):
  • Unlike many other woolens beaver cloth is often used for overcoating. And being probably one of the strongest of all the other woolens beaver cloth is also suitable for making hats of all kinds.
  • Beaver cloth is used in appliqué design on felt hats. The edge is caught down with yarn, chenille, or beads in harmonizing color.
  • The overcoat was of navy blue beaver cloth, double-breasted, rolling collar, pocket-welts on back, breast pocket with flap on the right side, the waist extending to one inch below the hip, and the skirt to three inches below the bend of the knee, swell edge stitch one-fourth of an inch from edge, flaps on pocket, swell edge stitched one fourth of an inch from edge.
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Щільна ворсована вовняна тканина з коротким згладженим ворсом.
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4 +2кастор
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Definition from Електроний підручник :
Щільна ворсована вовняна тканина з коротким згладженим ворсом.

Example sentence(s):
  • Мундир став двубортний, із «кастора» кольору морської хвилі, з двома рядами великих золочених з гербом ґудзиків. - Українські інтернет-к  
  • КАСТОР (від грец. κάστωρ – бобер) – цупке вовняне, з ворсом на споді, сукно. - Словник іншомовних сл  
Anna Rubtsova
Local time: 16:27
Native speaker of: Native in RussianRussian, Native in UkrainianUkrainian
PRO pts in category: 4

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Yes  Maksym Petrov: Цілком вірно!
5 days
  -> Дякую, Максим!

Yes  Ol_Besh
17 days
  -> Спасибо!
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