delustering

[ dee-luhs-ter-ing ]
/ diˈlʌs tər ɪŋ /

noun

a chemical process for reducing the luster of rayon yarns by adding a finely divided pigment to the spinning solution.

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Origin of delustering

First recorded in 1925–30; de- + luster1 + -ing1
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