Singeing

• (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Singe
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singeing

(from the article `textile`) Also called gassing, singeing is a process applied to both yarns and fabrics to produce an even surface by burning off projecting fibres, yarn ends, ...
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Singeing

Process of burning off protruding fibers from fabrics to give the fabric a smooth surface.
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Singeing

Using a flame to burn off any residual traces of feather on plucked game or poultry.
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