Lisle is a type of cotton fabric that has been processed to give it a smooth finish. The process burns off lint and threads as well as fibre ends, leaving a smooth edge. Lisle may also refer to the type of thread used to make the fabric. Lisle can also refer to: ==People== Lisle is a last name of Norman origin. ==Places== ==Other uses== ...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lisle
- a fabric woven with lisle thread 2. [n] - a strong tightly twisted cotton thread (usually made of long-staple cotton)Found on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=lisle
• (n.) A city of France celebrated for certain manufactures.Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/lisle/
lisle thread noun
a strong tightly twisted cotton thread (usually made of long-staple cotton)Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=lisle
Lisle Station was originally built by the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad in 1864. A fire destroyed the first railroad depot, but it was rebuilt in 1874 by the CB&Q. Currently, the station has a much more contemporary appearance, and even contains a pedestrian tunnel. ==Bus connections== Pace ...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lisle_(Metra_station)
A city of France celebrated for certain manufactures. Lisle glove
, a fine summer glove, made of Lisle thread.
-- Lisle lace
, a fine handmade lace, made at Lisle.
-- Lisle thread
, a hard twisted cotton thread, originally produced...
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village, DuPage county, northeastern Illinois, U.S. A suburb of Chicago, it is located about 25 miles (40 km) west of downtown. The village was ...
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