Translation of nylon in Spanish:

nylon

Pronunciation: /ˈnaɪlɑːn; ˈnaɪlɒn/

n

  • 1.1 u [Tex] nylon (m) this shirt is (made of) nylon esta camisa es de nylon (before n) [shirt/stockings] de nylon
    More example sentences
    • They found these blue and gray nylon fibers in Westerfield's home and two dozen of them in and around her body.
    • The fuel cells in the tanker are made of nylon fabric less than one-sixteenth of an inch thick.
    • The inquest heard that the blue nylon rope had been woven through the loops of a trellis attached to a gazebo rather than tied.
    1.2
    (nylons pl)
    [dated] medias (fpl) de nylon

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