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English-Spanish architecture and construction dictionary. 2013.

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  • felt — felt1 [felt] n. [ME < OE, akin to Ger filz, Du filt (basic sense, “cloth made by pounding or beating”) < IE base * pel , to beat, strike > L pellere, to beat, drive] 1. a fabric of wool, often mixed with fur or hair or with cotton, rayon …   English World dictionary

  • Asbestos and the law — This article concerns asbestos related legal and regulatory issues.BackgroundIn the late 1800s and early 1900s, asbestos was considered an ideal material for use in the construction industry. It was known to be an excellent fire retardant, to… …   Wikipedia

  • felt — I [[t]fɛlt[/t]] v. pt. and pp. of feel II felt [[t]fɛlt[/t]] n. 1) tex a nonwoven fabric of wool, fur, or hair, matted together by heat, moisture, and great pressure 2) tex an article made of this fabric 3) tex any matted fabric or material, as… …   From formal English to slang

  • felt — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Old English; akin to Old High German filz felt, Latin pellere to drive, beat Date: before 12th century 1. a. a cloth made of wool and fur often mixed with natural or synthetic fibers through the action of… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • felt — felt1 /felt/, v. pt. and pp. of feel. felt2 /felt/, n. 1. a nonwoven fabric of wool, fur, or hair, matted together by heat, moisture, and great pressure. 2. any article made of this material, as a hat. 3. any matted fabric or material, as a mat… …   Universalium

  • felt — Nonwoven material built up from fibers or whiskers of carbon, glass, asbestos, etc …   Aviation dictionary

  • Roofing Felt — A very coarse felt used for roofing purposes, made of coarse hairs, wool or asbestos and saturated with tar …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • roofing felt — /ˈrufɪŋ fɛlt/ (say roohfing felt) noun sheets of matted fibres as asbestos, flax, etc., treated with coal tar, bitumen, or pitch, and generally used for waterproofing roofs …   Australian English dictionary

  • Lining Felt — A special fabric made of hair and asbestos and used to insulate pipes and boilers. It is often mixed with plaster of Paris, or lime cement …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • asphaltic felt — noun : a roofing and waterproofing material consisting of saturated asbestos or rag felt cemented together with asphalt or tar pitch …   Useful english dictionary

  • prepared roofing — noun : roofing consisting of asbestos felt or rag felt saturated with asphalt and assembled with asphalt cement called also roll roofing …   Useful english dictionary

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