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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A fiber or fabric made from cellulose.

Usage examples (30)
  • rayon is a popular fabric used for making shirts, skirts and dresses.
  • Also known to many designers as “art silk,” rayon is a semi-synthetic fabric that is a great alternative to silk.
  • US: Retailers warned for mislabelling rayon as "bamboo"
  • They were typically made of silk or artificial silk (now known as rayon), and after 1939 with nylon. for more
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