vigoureux printing


noun

a printing method in which worsted fibers are printed with the desired color while in sliver form and then processed into yarn, producing a mixed color in the spun yarn and woven fabric.

Nearby words

  1. vigoroso,
  2. vigorous,
  3. vigorously,
  4. vigour,
  5. vigoureux,
  6. vigrid,
  7. vigée-lebrun,
  8. vigée-lebrun, élisabeth,
  9. vihara,
  10. vihuela

Origin of vigoureux printing

named after Vigoureux, 19th-century French inventor

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