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Cloth Manufacturing
Dictionaries
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Cloth, Cloth Manufacturing
Cloth, Cloth Manufacturing. Since antiquity cloth has been made from such natural fibers as flax, wool, cotton, silk, and hair. Linen (spun from flax), wool, and sackcloth (woven from goat’s or camel’s hair) are the fabrics most frequently mentioned in Scripture. The Bible also refers to silk and cotton.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Cloth and Cloth Manufacturing
CLOTH AND CLOTH MANUFACTURING* Since antiquity, cloth has been made from such natural fibers as flax, wool, cotton, silk, and hair. Linen (spun from flax), wool, and sackcloth (woven from goat’s or camel’s hair) are the fabrics most frequently mentioned in Scripture. The Bible also refers to silk and
Compton’s Encyclopedia
clothing industry
clothing industryLike food and shelter, clothing is a basic human need. One reason people first wore clothing was for protection. Roughly fashioned garments protected them from animal bites, scratches, and burns. They also kept them warm and dry.People still wear protective clothing for some types
manufacturing
manufacturingManufacturing is the process of making products, or goods, from raw materials by the use of manual labor or machinery. This process is usually carried out systematically with a division of labor. In a more limited sense, manufacturing is the fabrication or assembly of components into finished