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[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.’
1950s: blend of triacetate + cellulose.
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