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Origin of viscose
Words nearby viscose
Example sentences from the Web for viscose
Yes; the color matched some of the viscose fibers, the brown viscose fibers in the blanket.
Viscose replaces ramie or cotton in the Welsbach gas mantles.
There were 10 to 15 different diameters of viscose in this blanket.
Was the viscose in the blanket that we have been examining lustered or delustered?
Viscose film, transparent and a thousandth of an inch thick (cellophane), serves for candy wrappers.
British Dictionary definitions for viscose
- a viscous orange-brown solution obtained by dissolving cellulose in sodium hydroxide and carbon disulphide. It can be converted back to cellulose by an acid, as in the manufacture of rayon and cellophane
- (as modifier)viscose rayon