bicomponent

adjective
bi·​com·​po·​nent | \ (ˌ)bī-kəm-ˈpō-nənt How to pronounce bicomponent (audio) , -käm-, -ˈkäm-ˌpō- \

Definition of bicomponent

: being a fiber made of two polymers having slightly different physical properties so that the fiber has a permanent crimp and fabrics made from it have inherent bulk and stretchability

First Known Use of bicomponent

1962, in the meaning defined above

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“Bicomponent.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bicomponent. Accessed 16 Jan. 2022.

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