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Viscose fibre:
the generic name for a type of cellulosic fibre obtained by the viscose process.
Last referenced in: Survey of the European yarn fairs for spring/summer 2015 (Textile Outlook International Issue 168)

Viscose spinning:
the process used to obtain viscose fibres and filaments.

Viscosity:
the resistance of a liquid to flow.
Last referenced in: A strong future for carbon, glass, synthetic and natural fibre textiles in composites (Technical Textile Markets Issue 96)

Voile:
a lightweight open textured plain-weave cloth.
Last referenced in: Survey of the European Fabric Fairs for Autumn/Winter 2014/15 (Textile Outlook International Issue 166)

Vulcanisation:
process in which rubber is treated with sulphur or sulphur compounds under heat and pressure to improve elasticity and strength.

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