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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A tough, artificial, elastic material.

Usage examples (31)
  • She preferred nylon strings on her guitar.
  • Today, the nylon is an integral part of all types of clothing on the street jackets to the ubiquitous, always very low.
  • At the word nylon, she took on a scornful, supercilious expression.
  • Another synthetic fabric, nylon is a resilient fabric that has a silky texture to it. for more
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