Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Barathea

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1050

\bar-ә-thē-ә\ n [fr. Barathea] (1862) (1) A silk, rayon, or manufactured fiber necktie fabric with a broken rib weave and a characteristic pebbly appearance. (2) A fine, dress fabric with a silk warp and worsted filling, woven in a broken filling rib which completely covers the warp. (3) A smooth-faced worsted uniform cloth with an indistinct twilled basket weave of fine two-ply yarns.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA