schreiner finish

noun, often capitalized S
schrei·​ner finish | \ ¦shrīnə(r)- \

Definition of schreiner finish

: a finish imparted to cotton fabrics by schreinerizing

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History and Etymology for schreiner finish

probably from the name Schreiner

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“Schreiner finish.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/schreiner%20finish. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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