orlon orlon

Definition(s):

  • (n) an acrylic fiber or the lightweight crease-resistant fabric made with Orlon yarns

Usage(s):

  1. The machine uses water pressure from a garden hose to suck the pool dirt into a large detachable orlon bag.
  2. Du Pont had nylon all to itself for 14 years, but its period of exclusivity shrank to ten years for Dacron, four years for orlonand is diminishing fast.
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/ˈtæn dʒə bəl /