Acrilan


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Acrilan

(ˈækrɪˌlæn)
n
1. (Elements & Compounds) trademark an acrylic fibre or fabric, characterized by strength, softness, and crease-resistance and used for clothing, upholstery, carpets, etc
2. (Textiles) trademark an acrylic fibre or fabric, characterized by strength, softness, and crease-resistance and used for clothing, upholstery, carpets, etc
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Ac•ri•lan

(ˈæk rəˌlæn)
Trademark.
an acrylic fiber.
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Noun1.Acrilan - acrylic resin used to make a strong soft crease-resistant fabric (trade name Acrilan)Acrilan - acrylic resin used to make a strong soft crease-resistant fabric (trade name Acrilan)
acrylate resin, acrylic resin, acrylic - a glassy thermoplastic; can be cast and molded or used in coatings and adhesives
brand, brand name, marque, trade name - a name given to a product or service
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Translations

Acrilan

® [ˈækrɪlæn] Nacrilán ® m
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Acrilan®

nAcryl nt, → Akryl nt
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Acrilan

® [ˈækrɪlæn] nfibra acrilica
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| HISTORY MAN: Gerald Stead, (far left) of Lindley, centenary president of the Huddersfield Textile Society and honorary life member, who has amassed a wealth of information about the society; Frederick Eastwood (left) president of the society on its re-emergence in 1903 and (above) society president Lloyd Dudley (right) talks to models at a fashion show presented on behalf of the society in 1960 to promote a crease-resistant material called Acrilan
Holt as president and chief executive of the company with immediate effect.</p><p>Holt takes over from Myles Odaniell, who served as CEO for nearly three years.</p><p>Holt is a member of the Spartech board of directors, where she has served as chairman of the sustainability committee and a member of both the compensation and governance committees.</p><p>Previously Holt was employed as senior vice president at PPG Industries and vice president of Performance Films for Solutia and she also held a number of roles at Monsanto Company including vice president of Acrilan.</p>
This is eloquently articulated in The Hill Boys, a floor piece composed of knit skullcaps and Acrilan fabric, which resembles the undulating contours of the area commonly known as the West Bank, Judea and Samaria, or the Occupied Territories, depending on one's affiliations.
TIME was when spring was heralded not by the sound of the first cuckoo, but by the appearance of 200 lemon acrilan cardigans hanging in Marks & Spencer.
Acrylic fibers were developed in the 1950s, and Monsanto (today's Solutia) introduced Acrilan in 1952 , where it took over the market, displacing wool as the dominant face fiber for a time.