Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Lace

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_6729

\lās\ n [ME, fr. MF laz, fr. L laqueus snare] (14c) Ornamental openwork fabric, made in a variety of designs by intricate manipulation of the fiber by machine or by hand. (Fairchild’s dictionary of textiles. Tortora PG (ed). Fairchild Books, New York, 1997).

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA