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microfiber

[mahy-kroh-fahy-ber] /ˈmaɪ kroʊˌfaɪ bər/
noun
1.
a very fine polyester fiber, weighing less than one denier per filament, used especially for clothing.
Origin
1985-1990
1985-90
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Examples for microfiber
  • Notably, a microfiber cloth lightly sprayed with rubbing alcohol.
  • microfiber materials also can be wet with disinfectants, such as quaternary ammonium compounds.
British Dictionary definitions for microfiber

microfibre

/ˈmaɪkrəʊˌfaɪbə/
noun
1.
a very fine synthetic fibre used for textiles
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