Definition of Tricel in English:

Tricel

noun

trademark
  • [mass noun] A textile fibre made from cellulose triacetate.

    • ‘However, in a strength-to-weight comparison, Tricel is definitely the winner.’
    • ‘Owing to its open cell structure, Tricel also has useful acoustic insulation properties.’
    • ‘Due to Tricel's unique cell configuration our honeycomb has better bending strength than any other cell design.’

Origin

1950s: blend of triacetate + cellulose.

Pronunciation:

Tricel

/ˈtrʌɪsɛl/