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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A tough, artificial, elastic material.

Usage examples (29)
  • 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.
  • It is made from 1000-denier nylon, which is a very sturdy fabric.
  • The one with the miniscule thickness, - really very fine variety - is called nylon sev. for more
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