strong and smooth heavy woollen cloth

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • Melton — Melton, glanzlose, wollene Gewebe, die den beim Walken erzeugten Filz noch enthalten und weder velourartig noch im Strich appretiert sind (Melton appretur); man benutzt sie zu Herren und Damenkleidern …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • melton — mèltōn m <G meltóna> DEFINICIJA gusta meka vunena tkanina popularna u 19. st. ETIMOLOGIJA po mjestu Melton Mowbray u engleskoj pokrajini Leicestershire …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Melton — A heavy smooth cloth, made all wool or from cotton warp and wool weft. Woven 76 in. to So in, to finish 50 in. to 56 in. wide, and about 24 oz. per yard. The cloth is raised and cropped and very heavily milled. The 2 & 2 twill is used, especially …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • melton — [melt′ n] n. [after Melton Mowbray in LEICESTERSHIRE] a heavy woolen cloth with a smooth surface and a short nap, used for overcoats …   English World dictionary

  • Melton — Mel ton, n. [Etymol. uncertain.] A kind of stout woolen cloth with unfinished face and without raised nap. A commoner variety has a cotton warp. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Melton — Melton, ein der großen Tuchfamilie zugerechnetes Wollengewebe, das eine mehrmalige gemischte Dekatur abwechselnd in Wasser und Dampf durchzumachen hat. S. Tuchsorten. Kraft …   Lexikon der gesamten Technik

  • melton — m. *Tela de lana muy gruesa, usada para abrigos y trajes de hombre …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • mélton — s. m. Tecido inglês de lã e algodão. • [Brasil] Plural: méltones ou méltons. • [Portugal] Plural: méltones …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • Melton — As a place name, Melton may refer to: Melton, Victoria, a satellite town outside Melbourne, Australia Electoral district of Melton, the Victorian Legislative Assembly electorate based on Melton Melton, Victoria (suburb), a suburb of Melton Shire… …   Wikipedia

  • Melton — Borough of Melton Lage in Leicestershire Status Borough Region East Midlands Verw.grafschaft Leicestershire …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Melton — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Melton peut désigner : Patronyme Melton est un nom de famille notamment porté par : Barry Melton (né en 1947), guitariste américain, co… …   Wikipédia en Français

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