fiberfill
noun Date: 1962 synthetic fibers used as a filling material (as for cushions)

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  • fiberfill — ☆ fiberfill [fī′bərfil΄ ] n. a resilient, lightweight, fluffy filling for quilts, etc., made of synthetic fibers …   English World dictionary

  • fiberfill — /fuy beuhr fil /, n. synthetic fibers, as polyester, used as a filling or insulating material for pillows, cushions, comforters, winter garments, etc. [1960 65, Amer.; FIBER + FILL] * * * …   Universalium

  • fiberfill — noun A lightweight synthetic fiber used as insulation in clothing …   Wiktionary

  • fiberfill — fi|ber|fill [ faıbər,fıl ] noun uncount artificial fibers used for filling soft objects such as CUSHIONS and PADDED clothing …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • fiberfill — n. fibrous filling used in blankets …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fiberfill — noun (U) an artificial substance used to fill pillow 1 (1) s and duvets …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • fiberfill — fi•ber•fill [[t]ˈfaɪ bərˌfɪl[/t]] n. tex synthetic fibers used as a filling or insulating material for pillows, quilts, garments, etc • Etymology: 1960–65, amer …   From formal English to slang

  • fiberfill — ˈ ̷ ̷  ̷ ̷ ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : synthetic fibers (as of polyester) used as a filling material (as for cushions) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mattress — For other uses, see Mattress (disambiguation). A pillow top queen size mattress. A mattress is a manufactured product to sleep or lie on, consisting of resilient materials and covered with an outer fabric or ticking. In the developed world it is… …   Wikipedia

  • Olefin fiber — is a synthetic fiber made from a polyolefin, such as polypropylene or polyethylene. It is used in wallpaper, ropes, and vehicle interiors. Olefin s advantages are its strength, colourfastness and comfort, stain, mildew, abrasion and sunlight… …   Wikipedia

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