vigoureux printing


Definition of vigoureux printing

: a method of printing woolen sliver before spinning to produce a mixed usually black and white color effect in yarn and fabric

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History and Etymology for vigoureux printing

after Vigoureux, 19th century French textile printer who invented it

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“Vigoureux printing.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Jan. 2021.

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