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Lycra

plastic, segmented, polyurethane fiber used in making a snapback fabric, stronger and lighter than rubber. Used in surgical garments and as an implant to restore function to atrophied muscles, e.g. in prostheses in the treatment of laryngeal hemiplegia in horses.
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India's spandex market has been growing at an annual 16 percent on average over the past five years.
A cafe in New Zealand has banned cyclists from wearing spandex shorts and ordering breakfast because unsuspecting people taking their repast were having to see that at breakfast.
APAC is the fastest-growing region in the spandex fiber market
The Inspire Sports Bea (P780) is made of spandex, which is light, stretchy and wicks away sweat.
Spandex is available to read on iPad, iPhone, Web, Android and Kindle Fire, exclusively through the COMIXOLOGY app and COMIXOLOGY.
When applying the bare type, we can introduce Spandex on every feeder, which is known as full plaiting.
This action provides elasticity in the final yarn by retraction of the spandex core when stress is removed, thus compacting and bulking the spun yarn cover.
and parents feverishly attaching sequins to spandex.
Summary: Pity poor Spiderman, Andrew Garfield says donning spandex every day is a chore for the superhero.
will begin making spandex in India early next year.
In a separate transaction, Vector has sold Gerber's business unit Spandex to funds managed by private equity firm Gilde Buy Out Partners.
The company is a global leader in nylon, spandex, polyester and speciality materials industries, and its products are literally inside your clothing, carpets, cars, and computers, to name but a few.