Definition of ripstop
: of, relating to, or being a fabric woven with a double thread at regular intervals so that small tears do not spread ripstop nylon
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The sneaker itself is dropping alongside other ACG products—including a ripstop poncho, fleece shorts, and a bucket cap—on May 18 at NikeLab.
After 15 prototypes and some 1,200 hours of labor, the payoff is finally at hand: Wardley's masterpiece – a ripstop polyester craft dubbed the Airbow – goes into production this summer.
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