Definition of 'polyester'
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His death could spell disaster for the polyester jump suit manufacturing industry. The Sun (2011)But one polyester suit doesn't make a useful colleague. Times, Sunday Times (2009)They are made of 90% recycled polyester from industrial waste and plastic bottles. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The robe is 100 per cent polyester and the shawl 100 per cent acrylic. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Ideally, sheets should be all cotton, but for some a mixture of polyester and cotton is suitable. Eczema Relief - the comprehensive self-help plan (1990)The yarn is a combination of thin, metallic alloys with natural and synthetic yarns such as cotton, polyester or silk. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Used Occasionally. polyester is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'polyester'
British English: polyester NOUN
Polyester is a type of artificial cloth used especially to make clothes.
...a green polyester shirt.
Definition of polyester from the Collins English Dictionary
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