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viscose

Pronunciation: /ˈvɪskəʊs/

Translation of viscose in Spanish:

noun/nombre

uncountable/no numerable
  • 1.1 (fabric) viscosilla (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • The kurtis in cotton, lycra, viscose georgette, linen embellished with delicate embroidery, sequined tops in white, black, red, beige and pastel shades look simple but hep.
    • Also very summery are the whitewashed pastel cotton pants, bold cotton stripes and abstract floral prints and pinstripes on denim, cotton satin and viscose stretch fabrics.
    • The Dressman is suitable for shirts made from silk, viscose, cotton, linen, flannel and all other non-stretch materials.
    1.2 [Chemistry/Química] viscosa (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • The first step in the manufacture of rayon is to make viscose.

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Spain's literary renaissance, known as the Golden Age (Siglo de Oro/i>), roughly covers the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. It includes the Italian-influenced poetry of figures such as Garcilaso de la Vega; the religious verse of Fray Luis de León, Santa Teresa de Ávila and San Juan de la Cruz; picaresque novels such as the anonymous Lazarillo de Tormes and Quevedo's Buscón; Miguel de Cervantes' immortal Don Quijote; the theater of Lope de Vega, and the ornate poetry of Luis de Góngora.