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"fabric" in British English

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fabricnoun

uk   /ˈfæb.rɪk/  us   /ˈfæb.rɪk/
(Definition of fabric from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"fabric" in American English

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fabricnoun

 us   /ˈfæb·rɪk/
  • fabric noun (CLOTH)

[C/U] cloth or woven material, or a type of this material: [U] cotton fabric [C] Wash delicate fabrics by hand.
  • fabric noun (STRUCTURE)

[U] the structure of something; the parts of something that hold it together and make it what it is: Extreme social activism might rip apart the social fabric.
(Definition of fabric from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"fabric" in Business English

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fabricnoun [C or U]

uk   us   /ˈfæbrɪk/
cloth: Consumers are demanding lighter, easy-to-care-for fabrics. Competition from overseas fabric producers forced the company to shed 700 jobs.
(Definition of fabric from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fabric”
in Korean 천…
in Arabic قُماش, نَسيج…
in Malaysian fabrik…
in French tissu…
in Russian ткань…
in Chinese (Traditional) 布, 織物…
in Italian stoffa, tessuto…
in Turkish kumaş, dokuma, bez…
in Polish tkanina…
in Spanish tejido, tela…
in Vietnamese loại vải được dệt…
in Portuguese tecido…
in Thai ผ้าหรือสิ่งทอ…
in German der Stoff…
in Catalan teixit, tela…
in Japanese 布地…
in Chinese (Simplified) 布, 织物…
in Indonesian kain…
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