Definition of Antron in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈantrɒn/


[mass noun] trademark
A type of strong, light nylon fibre used chiefly in making carpets and upholstery.
Example sentences
  • One advantage of choosing a carpet made with Antron ® nylon fiber is that the fiber allows for a wider range of color choices, says Ryan.
  • To introduce the site - which offers 11 in-stock materials, including generic nylons, Cordura [R] nylons, Antron [R] nylons and microfiber activewear fabrics - 3,000 invitations were sent to Tapetex customers and potential customers.
  • Carpets of Antron ® are made exclusively with type 6,6 nylon.


1960s: an invented name.

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