Woven Chamois

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Chamois, Woven


cloth produced by interweaving satin with a thick weft covering on the front surface, and subjected in finishing to teasing and dressing to make it look and feel like natural chamois. Woven chamois cloth is used for sports outfits, jackets, and other articles.

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