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Bemberg

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Etymology

The fabric was invented in 1918, and named after J. P. Bemberg, the German developer.

Noun

Singular
Bemberg

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  1. The trade name for a kind of rayon yarn. Fabrics made from this yarn are frequently used for lining high quality suits and coats. Bemberg silk is a cheap and versatile substitute for natural silk.

References

  • Advanced Fiber Spinning Technology, by T. Nakajima, K. Kajiwara, J E McIntyre. Woodhead Publishing: 1994. p. 78 [1]

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