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swatch

1. a sample of cloth
2. a number of such samples, usually fastened together in book form

swatch

A representative patch or sample of material, as a small piece of carpet or a sample of veneer.
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Each full-size, 8 u-by-11 inch, swatch card can be divided into 14 individual 4 i-by-1 u-inch swatches for simple sharing.
First Khijniak's team prepared crocoite-based paints, mixing powdered crocoite with oil, and brushed the paint on swatches of canvas.
Mazzola, who testified earlier this week, was shown failing to change her gloves between handling of samples, placing wet swatches in plastic bags where Gerdes said bacteria could grow and cleaning the tweezers by merely wiping them with clear water.
New products that use globally available dyes on all swatches to ensure accessibility for customers worldwide.
The complete Pantone Textile Color System is available for the first time in a compendium of removable and replaceable fabric color swatches.
mutans showed up, he compared swatches of its DNA with swatches taken from the mother's S.
Tandus recognized designers' need for removable swatches as an important part of the creative process and developed blink books to enable and encourage it.
Redesigned Guides Boast 25 Percent Larger Swatches for Greater Visualization; New State-of-the-Art Printing Press Improves Color Quality
Imation also provided extensive imaging services for Dermablend, including color workflow analysis and image preparation for all color swatches.