fil de filasse

English translation: line fiber

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French term or phrase:fil de filasse
English translation:line fiber
Entered by: Diane Ferland
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17:04 Dec 15, 2003
French to English translations [PRO]
Textiles / Clothing / Fashion / textiles
French term or phrase: fil de filasse
text appears on a label for a sample exhibited in a museum. The theme is the production of linen from flaxseed to end product.
Diane Ferland
Canada
Local time: 00:35
line fiber
Explanation:
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toubabou
Local time: 00:35
Grading comment
It appears as if this is the right answer after I was able to reach someone who works in the field. Line yarn is a finer version of tow yarn. Thanks.
2 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer



Summary of answers provided
3 +3tow yarn
GILOU
4line fiber
toubabou


  

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2 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +3
tow yarn


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GILOU
France
Local time: 06:35
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Vicky Papaprodromou
47 mins

agree  moya
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agree  roneill
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8 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
line fiber


Explanation:
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toubabou
Local time: 00:35
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in category: 2
Grading comment
It appears as if this is the right answer after I was able to reach someone who works in the field. Line yarn is a finer version of tow yarn. Thanks.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
neutral  xxxBourth: Not lineN fibre?
4 hrs
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