bicomponent

adjective bi·com·po·nent \ (ˌ)bī-kəm-ˈpō-nənt , -käm- , -ˈkäm-ˌ \

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

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