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  • noun informal polypropylene


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  • In cold weather layer in a polypro base covered in wool.

    How to survive. 2009

  • In cold weather layer in a polypro base covered in wool.

    How to survive. 2009

  • A fleece gaiter over a wool or polypro zip up shirt is a good choice.

    Stay Warm on Your Stand 2009

  • And I like wool - sweaters, socks, coats, pants - but only over a layer of polypro or underarmor.

    Out Cold 2008

  • Off with the down jacket, then the fleece jacket and next the polypro top. September 2007 Archives 2007

  • I used to ride my bike throughout the winter in Minneapolis wearing nothing more than a windbreaker and polypro long johns.

    It's an uphill slog. Ann Althouse 2006

  • She had one thing in her favor: The rope that bound her was half-inch polypro, plastic rope, which if improperly knotted had a tendency to lose tension and slip.

    A Taint in the Blood Stabenow, Dana 2004

  • I wore my dark track suit over heavy polypro underwear from the hope chest, the new car-coat, the Blue Jays baseball cap, and gloves.

    Sagittarius Whorl May, Julian 2001

  • Underneath our suits we wore polypro turtleneck sweatshirts, pull-on baggy pants, and soc-moc bootees with contour soles.

    Perseus Spur May, Julian, 1931- 1998

  • Someone yanked off my dripping shorts, tugged on almost-dry jeans, and encased my icy feet in Matt's stretchy polypro bootees.

    Perseus Spur May, Julian, 1931- 1998


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