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yarn-dyed

[ yahrn-dahyd ]
/ ˈyɑrnˌdaɪd /
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adjective

(of fabrics) woven from yarns previously dyed (opposed to piece-dyed).

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Origin of yarn-dyed

First recorded in 1880–85
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yarn-dyed

adjective

(of fabric) dyed while still in yarn form, before being wovenCompare piece-dyed
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