Definition of interlining in English:


Line breaks: inter|lin¦ing
Pronunciation: /ˈɪntəlʌɪnɪŋ


[mass noun]
  • Material used as an extra lining between the ordinary lining and the fabric of a garment, curtain, etc..
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    • Several trimming companies recently became members, offering goods such as linings, interlinings, buttons, zippers and lace, etc.
    • The interlining makes the fabric hang well and is a marvellous draught excluder.
    • Use heavy material to line curtains or, even better, buy a special thermal interlining.

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