acetate rayon

/ˌæsəteɪt ˈreɪɒn/ (say .asuhtayt 'rayon)

a rayon made from cellulose acetate, differing from viscose rayon in having a greater strength when wet and in being more sensitive to high temperature.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • acetate rayon — noun a fabric made from fibers of cellulose acetate • Syn: ↑acetate • Hypernyms: ↑rayon • Substance Meronyms: ↑cellulose acetate …   Useful english dictionary

  • acetate — /as i tayt /, n. 1. Chem. a salt or ester of acetic acid. 2. Also called acetate rayon. a synthetic filament, yarn, or fabric composed of a derivative of the acetic ester of cellulose, differing from viscose rayon in having greater strength when… …   Universalium

  • Rayon — is a manufactured regenerated cellulosic fiber. Rayon is produced from naturally occurring polymers and therefore it is not a truly synthetic fiber, nor is it a natural fiber. It is known by the names viscose rayon and art silk in the textile… …   Wikipedia

  • Acetate Silk — A material wrongly so described; actually a form of artificial silk (see Rayon) …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • rayon — ☆ rayon [rā′än ] n. [arbitrary coinage suggested by RAY1 as descriptive of its sheen + on as in COTTON] 1. any of various textile fibers synthetically produced by pressing cellulose acetate or some other cellulose solution through very small… …   English World dictionary

  • cellulose acetate — any of a group of acetic esters of cellulose, used to make yarns, textiles, nonflammable photographic films, rubber and celluloid substitutes, etc. [1890 95] * * * ▪ textile original name  Acetate Rayon,  also called  Acetate,         man made… …   Universalium

  • Cellulose acetate — Cellulose acetate, first prepared in 1865, is the acetate ester of cellulose. Cellulose acetate is used as a film base in photography, and as a component in some adhesives; it is also used as a synthetic fiber.Acetate fiber and triacetate… …   Wikipedia

  • cellulose acetate — noun an ester of acetic acid; used in fibers and fabrics; photographic films and varnishes (Freq. 1) • Hypernyms: ↑cellulose ester • Hyponyms: ↑cellulose triacetate, ↑triacetate • Substance Holonyms: ↑a …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cellulose Acetate Textile Fibre — Cellulose Acetate fibre is soft and warm to the handle and absorbs moisture slower than some other types of rayon. It closely resembles real silk. This fibre cannot be dyed with the ordinary cotton colours, thus enabling a designer to utilise… …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

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