Definition of glass cloth in English:

glass cloth


  • 1British A cloth covered with powdered glass or other abrasive, used for smoothing and polishing.

  • 2mass noun Woven fabric of fine-spun glass thread.

    • ‘The grips are made of an industrial material consisting of a continuous filament glass cloth material with an epoxy resin binder.’
    • ‘Polyesters impregnated into glass cloth or fibers forms a composite with strength approaching that of steel.’
    • ‘The sheets are made in three series - cast polymer, mica, and glass cloth - and sold two sizes in various colors.’
    • ‘Researchers have successfully tested the coating on cotton fabric and glass cloth using pesticides, including the nerve agent simulant methyl parathion.’