Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Barre

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1083

\bär\ n [Fr, fr. ML barra] (1936) A defect characterized by bars or streaks, fillingwise in woven fabrics or coursewise in weft-knit fabrics, caused by uneven tension in knitting, defective yarn, improper needle action, or other similar factors.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA