Velcro

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Velcro

a trademark for a type of fastening device with a surface of tiny hooks that adhere to the opposite side, used mainly on fabric products.

Velcro™

A proprietary material widely used to close or fasten things together, usually fabrics.
 
Medspeak
A popular term for family, friends, pub mates and/or various others who brought a patient into A&E/ER and “adhere” (i.e., “Velcro-like”) to him or her, despite the care team’s need to treat the patient without input from the accompanying party.
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The top attaches to the back of the top panel with hook-and-loop tabs and the edge of the door area attaches to the support bars with hook-and loop tape strips.
Hook-and-loop tape (Velcro[R]) with adhesive backing for attaching designs to background--price varies, shop around
no additional material is required to manufacture the molded-in hook-and-loop fastener strips;
DO NOT apply heat or a hot iron to any hook-and-loop fastener or to the infrared tab.
On the inside, center and stitch a 6-inch length of hook-and-loop fabric 1/2 inch from the top.
Trim frayed areas on the webbing hook-and-loop fasteners.
A tricot landing strip for the hook-and-loop arrangement was used by Beghin/Kaysersberg back in 1987.
There should be 1 to 2 inches of overlap (for the hook-and-loop fastener), plus about 3/4 inch extra space for a wallet and passport.
market, today announced it will improve Huggies Ultratrim diapers with adjustable hook-and-loop fasteners.
The latest improvements include a new heat sealing process that reduces raveling, better stitching for the hook-and-loop fasteners and a heavier waist draw cord.
It has a multitude of "mushroom" heads that interlock with one another, creating a mechanical bond that's said to be stronger than hook-and-loop fasteners.
Tabs of hook-and-loop fabric (Velcro) attach the states to a painted plywood backboard.