Melton
Melton Mel"ton, n. [Etymol. uncertain.] A kind of stout woolen cloth with unfinished face and without raised nap. A commoner variety has a cotton warp. [1913 Webster]

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  • Melton — Melton, glanzlose, wollene Gewebe, die den beim Walken erzeugten Filz noch enthalten und weder velourartig noch im Strich appretiert sind (Melton appretur); man benutzt sie zu Herren und Damenkleidern …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • melton — mèltōn m <G meltóna> DEFINICIJA gusta meka vunena tkanina popularna u 19. st. ETIMOLOGIJA po mjestu Melton Mowbray u engleskoj pokrajini Leicestershire …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • melton — [melt′ n] n. [after Melton Mowbray in LEICESTERSHIRE] a heavy woolen cloth with a smooth surface and a short nap, used for overcoats …   English World dictionary

  • Melton — Melton, ein der großen Tuchfamilie zugerechnetes Wollengewebe, das eine mehrmalige gemischte Dekatur abwechselnd in Wasser und Dampf durchzumachen hat. S. Tuchsorten. Kraft …   Lexikon der gesamten Technik

  • melton — m. *Tela de lana muy gruesa, usada para abrigos y trajes de hombre …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • mélton — s. m. Tecido inglês de lã e algodão. • [Brasil] Plural: méltones ou méltons. • [Portugal] Plural: méltones …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • Melton — As a place name, Melton may refer to: Melton, Victoria, a satellite town outside Melbourne, Australia Electoral district of Melton, the Victorian Legislative Assembly electorate based on Melton Melton, Victoria (suburb), a suburb of Melton Shire… …   Wikipedia

  • Melton — Borough of Melton Lage in Leicestershire Status Borough Region East Midlands Verw.grafschaft Leicestershire …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Melton — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Melton peut désigner : Patronyme Melton est un nom de famille notamment porté par : Barry Melton (né en 1947), guitariste américain, co… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • melton — /mel tn/, n. a heavily fulled cloth, often of wool, tightly constructed and finished with a smooth face concealing the weave, used for overcoats, hunting jackets, etc. Also called melton cloth. [1815 25; after Melton Mowbray, town in… …   Universalium

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