Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Butcher’s Linen

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1701

n A plain weave, stiff fabric with thick and thin yarns in both the warp and the filling. The fabric was originally made of linen but is now duplicated in 100% polyester or a variety of blends such as polyester/rayon or polyester/cotton.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA