nonwoven

adjective
non·​wo·​ven | \ ˌnän-ˈwō-vən How to pronounce nonwoven (audio) \

Definition of nonwoven

1 : made of fibers held together by interlocking or bonding (as by chemical or thermal means) : not woven, knitted, or felted nonwoven fabric
2 : made of nonwoven fabric a nonwoven dress

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nonwoven noun

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This lightweight, nonwoven material can be draped directly onto the plants or tented over the row, supported by wire hoops. The Editors, Good Housekeeping, "The Secret to Growing the Most Flavorful Eggplants," 27 July 2018 This lightweight, nonwoven material can be draped directly onto the plants or tented over the row, supported by wire hoops. The Editors, Good Housekeeping, "The Secret to Growing the Most Flavorful Eggplants," 27 July 2018 This lightweight, nonwoven material can be draped directly onto the plants or tented over the row, supported by wire hoops. The Editors, Good Housekeeping, "The Secret to Growing the Most Flavorful Eggplants," 27 July 2018 This lightweight, nonwoven material can be draped directly onto the plants or tented over the row, supported by wire hoops. The Editors, Good Housekeeping, "The Secret to Growing the Most Flavorful Eggplants," 27 July 2018 This lightweight, nonwoven material can be draped directly onto the plants or tented over the row, supported by wire hoops. The Editors, Good Housekeeping, "The Secret to Growing the Most Flavorful Eggplants," 27 July 2018 This lightweight, nonwoven material can be draped directly onto the plants or tented over the row, supported by wire hoops. The Editors, Good Housekeeping, "The Secret to Growing the Most Flavorful Eggplants," 27 July 2018 This lightweight, nonwoven material can be draped directly onto the plants or tented over the row, supported by wire hoops. The Editors, Good Housekeeping, "The Secret to Growing the Most Flavorful Eggplants," 27 July 2018 This lightweight, nonwoven material can be draped directly onto the plants or tented over the row, supported by wire hoops. The Editors, Good Housekeeping, "The Secret to Growing the Most Flavorful Eggplants," 27 July 2018

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First Known Use of nonwoven

1945, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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