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interfacing

Syllabification: in·ter·fac·ing
Pronunciation: /ˈin(t)ərˌfāsiNG
 
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Definition of interfacing in English:

noun

A moderately stiff material, especially buckram, typically used between two layers of fabric in collars and facings.
Example sentences
  • Outer fabric, interfacings, linings, shoulder pads, and finishes all react differently when washed.
  • Linen garments require different interfacings, depending on your project.
  • If the pocket will endure a lot of strain, reinforce the entire pocket area by applying interfacing to the garment wrong side.

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