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Herschel Supply Co. Settlement poly backpack, in Caramel, $59, herschelsupply.com. Stencil it: Transform a basic sack by painting on your honey bunny’s favorite animal.
The fabric won't be mistaken for fine wool but that's okay because the poly-viscose blend can take a beating better than any wool could.
The most recent critters to come under the Frankenburgs’ foster care were a Chihuahua mom, Mama Paris, and her three roly-poly, 2-week-old babies — Tito, Messi and Love Bug.
The same goes for poly-fill products without flame retardants, though to a lesser degree.
The most popular flag sizes are 3 feet by 5 feet, using nylon fabric, which can handle varying weather, or poly-cotton fabric, a less expensive blend for indoors.
And there are lots of examples of long-term poly relationships out there—established triads, quads, quints—
Other types of fat include poly-unsaturated fats (found in nuts, seeds, fatty fish, and corn and soybean oils) and mono-unsaturated fats (also found in nuts and seeds, as well as avocado and olive and canola oils).
Made by Big South Company in Fort Payne, these socks come in a variety of color combinations and are made from a blend of cotton, nylon, poly and spandex.
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Origin and Etymology of poly
First Known Use: 1942See Words from the same year
Definition of poly-
- polyadenylic acid
Origin and Etymology of poly-
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