a nylon fabric woven with a double thread approximately every quarter inch to prevent the expansion of small rips.
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How to use ripstop nylon in a sentence
The ripstop nylon feels tolerable in oppressive temperatures but is durable, thanks to liquid-crystal polymer fibers that Arc’teryx developed for its backpacks.
An Everest expedition suit for the common folk, it is essentially a ripstop nylon, water-resistant, synthetic insulated Snuggie with legs.