A cellulosic fiber obtained from wood pulp using recyclable solvents; a fabric made from this.
- Tencel is touted as more environment-friendly.
- Tencel is a pure cellulosic fibre though it is man-made.
- This dissolves fabrics made of cellulose fibers, such as cotton, linen, rayon and Tencel ®.
1960s (proprietary name of various yarns and fabrics): an invented word.
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