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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A rayon fabric made from cellulose xanthate fibers; A cellulose ester obtained by treating cellulose with caustic soda.

Usage examples (27)
  • Sometimes the terms viscose and rayon are used interchangeably, although they are created by slightly different methods.
  • It’s made out of a durable fabric, something called viscose, so that it won’t fall apart like the average kitchen sponge.
  • It was a viscose fluid that had a strong ammonia smell.
  • One of the latest marketing campaign was the bamboo viscose. for more
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