reeled silk that has not had the sericin removed.
untreated silk fibres reeled from the cocoon
fabric woven from such fibres
/ˈrɔːsˌθɔːn/ noun 1. Alan. 1905–71, English composer, whose works include three symphonies, several concertos, and a set of Symphonic Studies (1939)
- Raw sugar
noun a type of light brown coarse sugar containing the natural molasses present in sugarcane Examples Types of raw sugar include demerara, muscovado, and turbinado. Word Origin 1797 Usage Note cooking
noun 1. See under (def 1). [uhm-ber] /ˈʌm bər/ noun 1. an earth consisting chiefly of a hydrated oxide of iron and some oxide of manganese, used in its natural state as a brown pigment (raw umber) or, after heating, as a reddish-brown pigment (burnt umber) 2. the color of such a pigment; dark dusky […]
[raks] /ræks/ Scot. and North England verb (used without object) 1. to stretch oneself, as after sleeping. 2. to extend the hand. verb (used with object) 3. to elongate; stretch. /ræks/ verb 1. (transitive) to stretch or extend 2. (intransitive) to reach out 3. (transitive) to pass or give (something to a person) with the […]