yarn produced by spinning silk waste and short, broken filaments from which the sericin has been removed.
Compare reeled silk.
a fabric woven from this yarn.
yarn or fabric made from silk waste
noun 1. a confection resembling fluff or floss, made from hot boiled sugar that has threaded, used as a garnish, frosting, or in making cotton candy. noun 1. (US) another term for candyfloss
noun 1. yarn produced by spinning fibers into a continuous strand. 2. Nautical. cord formed of rope yarns loosely twisted together, for serving ropes, bending sails, etc. noun 1. (nautical) small stuff made from rope yarns twisted together
noun 1. a U -shaped device that slips over and straps to the heel of a boot and has a blunt, pointed, or roweled projection at the back for use by a mounted rider to urge a horse forward. 2. anything that goads, impels, or urges, as to action, speed, or achievement. 3. climbing iron. […]
noun, Plant Pathology. 1. a disease of raspberries, characterized by reddish-brown spots on the stems, caused by a fungus, Didymella applanata.