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Tricel Line breaks: Tri¦cel
Pronunciation: /ˈtrʌɪsɛl/

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Definition of Tricel in English:


[mass noun] trademark
A textile fibre made from cellulose triacetate.
Example sentences
  • Owing to its open cell structure, Tricel also has useful acoustic insulation properties.
  • However, in a strength-to-weight comparison, Tricel is definitely the winner.
  • Due to Tricel's unique cell configuration our honeycomb has better bending strength than any other cell design.


1950s: blend of triacetate + cellulose.

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