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[fab-ri-koid] /ˈfæb rɪˌkɔɪd/
a brand of waterproof fabric having a cloth foundation and a pyroxylin surface, used especially as a substitute for leather in bookbindings, upholstery, etc. Unabridged
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  • This disadvantage no longer exists in the case of Fabrikoid.

    Library Bookbinding Arthur Low Bailey
  • Then Sam was shown his room in the attic, where he could unpack his Fabrikoid suit-case and don his farm-clothes.

    Natalie: A Garden Scout Lillian Elizabeth Roy
  • Keratol and Fabrikoid are made to imitate leather and are frankly sold as such.

    Library Bookbinding Arthur Low Bailey
British Dictionary definitions for Fabrikoid


trademark a waterproof fabric made of cloth coated with pyroxylin
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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