See Scrim. (UK).
Gauze is as a thin, translucent fabric with a loose open weave. In technical terms `gauze` is a weave structure in which the weft yarns are arranged in pairs and are crossed before and after each warp yarn keeping the weft firmly in place. This weave structure is used to add stability to fabric, which is important when using fine yarns loosely s.....Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gauze
Very lightweight, sheer to translucent, plain-weave fabric. May have crinkle texture. Generally woven in cotton or wool.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22264
• (n.) A very thin, slight, transparent stuff, generally of silk; also, any fabric resembling silk gauze; as, wire gauze; cotton gauze. • (a.) Having the qualities of gauze; thin; light; as, gauze merino underclothing.Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/gauze/
(gawz) a light, open-meshed fabric of muslin or similar material used in bandages, dressings, and surgical sponges. absorbent gauze white cotton cloth of various thread counts and weights, supplied in various lengths and widths and in different forms (rolls or folds). ...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21001
(medicine) bleached cotton cloth of plain weave used for bandages and dressingsFound on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
a net of transparent fabric with a loose open weaveFound on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
Gauze-62045- (stylized GAUZE-62045-) is a music video compilation released by Dir En Grey on November 17, 1999 (VHS) and April 19, 2000 (DVD) respectively, marking the band`s first DVD release. It features videos for every song on the Gauze album along with commercials aired before, during and after the Gauze era, not including `Mya...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gauze_(62045)
[ French gaze
; so called because it was first introduced from Gaza, a city of Palestine.] A very thin, slight, transparent stuff, generally of silk; also, any fabric resembling silk gauze; as, wire gauze
; cotton gauze
. Gauze dresser
, one employed in...
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Gauze adjective Having the qualities of gauze; thin; light; as, gauze merino underclothing.
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A bleached cotton cloth of plain weave, used for dressings, bandages, and absorbent sponges; petrolatum gauze is saturated with petrolatum. ... Origin: Fr. Gaze, fr. Ar. Gazz, raw silk ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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A lightweight, sheer, loosely woven fabric.
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A loosely-woven cloth (qv) on which a scene can be painted. When lit from the front, it is opaque and only the painted scene is seen; when lit from behind, however, it becomes transparent. Commonly used in pantomime. There are different kinds of gauzes, but the one used for the effect mentioned is shark's tooth gauze. The American term is Scrim.
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A loosely-woven cloth (qv) on which a scene can be painted. When lit from the front, it is opaque and only the painted scene is seen; when lit from behind, however, it becomes transparent. Commonly used in pantomime.
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A sheer, open weave fabric usually cotton or silk.
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A sheer, open-weave fabric that is translucent usually made from cotton, silk or linen. It is suitable for blouses, dresses and curtains.
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A sheer, open-weave fabric usually cotton or silk. It is suitable for blouses, dresses and curtains.
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A thin, sheer fabric with a loose open weave that is usually made from cotton or silk.
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A thin, sheer plain-weave fabric made from cotton, wool, silk, rayon, or other manufactured fibers. End-uses include curtains, apparel, trimmings, and surgical dressings.
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An absorbent fabric with an open weave that is usually made of cotton. Often used with plaster to create earthworks.
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An absorbent fabric with an open weave that is usually made of cotton. Sterile gauze is often used as a material for dressing wounds.
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Diaphanous woven fabric of silk, cotton, fine worsted yarn, or other fibre. Paired warp threads are twisted between each insert of weft, to achieve an open structure. ...
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Gauze is a thin transparent stuff of silk, linen, or cotton. It is either plain or figured, the latter being sometimes worked with flowers of silver or gold.
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light, open-weave fabric made of cotton when used for surgical dressings and of silk and other fibres when used for dress trimming. The name is ...
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Lightweight, open-textured fabric made in plain weave a simple leno weave
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