Textiles

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Dore, Samuel Griswold
Heilmann, Josué
Levers, John
Lister, Samuel Cunliffe
Ma Jun
Song Yingxing

Biographical history of technology. - Taylor & Francis e-Librar. . 2005.

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  • textiles — [plural] ► the industry that makes cloth in large quantities: »The 132,000 new jobs do not come from agriculture, shipbuilding, or textiles. Main Entry: ↑textile …   Financial and business terms

  • Textiles — Textile Pour les articles homonymes, voir Textile (homonymie). « la fileuse » (œuvre de William …   Wikipédia en Français

  • TEXTILES — In the biblical period garments were produced from both animal and vegetable materials. The most common garments were made of animal furs, especially of the less expensive sheepskin and goatskin, though rarer skins were also used. The pelts were… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • TEXTILES —    The evidence for textiles is both indirect, through technological apparatuses for weaving such as spindle whorls and loom weights and through artistic representation of dress, and increasingly direct, through the exceptional survival of the… …   Historical Dictionary of the Etruscans

  • TEXTILES —    The use of plant fibers for ropes, nets, baskets, and coverings is very ancient and attested in the ancient Near East from the early Paleolithic and the Neolithic periods (Ohalo, Jericho, and Nahal Hemar) onward, in regions where the dry… …   Historical Dictionary of Mesopotamia

  • textiles — pop. Testículos …   Diccionario Lunfardo

  • textiles — tex·tile || tekstaɪl n. fabric, cloth, material adj. of fabrics and materials …   English contemporary dictionary

  • textiles — plural noun Syn: fabrics, cloths, materials …   Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • textiles — ▶ plural noun FABRICS, cloths, materials. See list at fabric …   Useful english dictionary

  • TEXTILES TECHNIQUES — Derniers nés de la grande famille des textiles, les textiles techniques sont désormais utilisés dans de multiples domaines. À l’image des industries nouvelles en cours de structuration, une définition et une appréhension homogènes et communément… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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