Translation of textile in Spanish:

textile

Pronunciation: /ˈtekstaɪl/

n

countable or uncountable/numerable o no numerable
  • textil (masculine); (before noun/delante del nombre) [factory/industry/machinery] textil; [worker] (del sector) textil
    More example sentences
    • Employment also fell in nondurable goods manufacturing industries, especially textiles, apparel, printing and publishing and rubber products.
    • Once hailed as a great manufacturing base, the decline of many widespread industries such as mining, textiles and heavy industry forced communities to re-focus and find new sources of employment.
    • The dominant industries are textiles and light manufacturing, as Guangzhou feverishly tries to keep pace with nearby Hong Kong.

Definition of textile in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day plana
f
page …
Cultural fact of the day

The Basque autonomous police force is called Ertzaintza. Its members, called ertzainas, wear a uniform of red sweaters and berets, and white jackets. Despite the Ertzaintza's wide range of responsibilities, the Guardia Civil and Policía Nacional still operate in the Basque Country.