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viscose
American English: /ˈvɪsˌkoʊs/
, /ˈvɪsˌkoʊz/
British English: /ˈvɪskəʊz/
, /ˈvɪskəʊs/

Translation of viscose in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • 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)
    Example sentences
    • The first step in the manufacture of rayon is to make viscose.

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