Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a strong soft crease-resistant fabric.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. acrylic resin used to make a strong soft crease-resistant fabric (trade name Acrilan)

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Examples

  • In the "California Design '76" exhibition there is a photo that shows Crawford's Lounge chair, ottoman, and table manufactured by Landes Inc. It was marketed under the name "Laguna Group" and fabricated from cut & molded plastic and had covered cushions made of "Acrilan."

    Alla Kazovsky: Product as Sculpture

  • A land which has long been the home of one of the most traditional of all textile industries -- the manufacture of linen -- has over a period of a few years become one of the leading centres in Europe for the new synthetic fibres -- for Rayon and Nylon, Acrilan and Terylene, Polypropylene and Spandex.

    A Northern Ireland Point of View

  • Lounge chair, ottoman, and table manufactured by Landes Inc. It was marketed under the name "Laguna Group" and fabricated from cut & molded plastic and had covered cushions made of "Acrilan."

    The Full Feed from HuffingtonPost.com

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