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A closely woven fabric of silk, cotton, or nylon, that has a thick short pile on one side,
  1. A closely woven fabric of silk, cotton, or nylon, that has a thick short pile on one side

  2. Soft downy skin that covers a deer's antler while it is growing


  1. a silky densely piled fabric with a plain back
  2. smooth and soft to sight or hearing or touch or taste
  3. resembling velvet in having a smooth soft surface
  4. Velvet is a type of woven tufted fabric in which the cut threads are evenly distributed, with a short dense pile, giving it a distinct feel.
  5. Velvet is a cassette EP by the Toadies. It was self-released on June 26th, 1992 on an IEC Type II compact cassette tape. All songs by Todd Lewis except "Stop It" by Pylon. All songs recorded live at Crystal Clear Sound except "I Burn", which was recorded on Darrel Herbert's 4-track. ...
  6. Velvet is a set of algorithms manipulating de Bruijn graphs for genomic Sequence assembly. It was designed for short read sequencing technologies, such as Solexa or 454 Sequencing and was developed by Daniel Zerbino and Ewan Birney at the European Bioinformatics Institute. ...
  7. Antlers are the usually large, branching bony appendages on the heads of most deer species. The word is derived from the French ''''.
  8. Velvet is a bus company located in Eastleigh, owned by Phil Stockley, the former manager of Solent Blue Line. The company was set up in late 2007, and its first operational contract was started in January 2008, running a temporary shuttle for Tesco staff.
  9. Velvet is a black lab/shepherd cattle mixed-breed dog, owned by Matty Bryant of Milwaukie, Oregon, who helped save three climbers, including Bryant, when they became stranded on Mount Hood, Oregon on February 18, 2007.
  10. A closely woven fabric (originally of silk, now also of cotton or man-made fibres) with a thick short pile on one side; Very fine fur, including the skin and fur on a deer's antlers; To coat raw meat in starch, then in oil, preparatory to frying
  11. To dream of velvet, portends very successful enterprises. If you wear it, some distinction will be conferred upon you. To see old velvet, means your prosperity will suffer from your extreme pride. ...
  12. Velvet is one of the most luxurious fabrics because of its evenly cut, thick, soft pile. Traditionally made from silk, velvet comes in a variety of blends like rayon/silk, cotton, or nylon, and some velvets, such as stretch velvet, has some lycra blended in as well.
  13. A medium weight cut-pile constructed fabric in which the cut pile stands up very straight. It is woven using two sets of warp yarns; the extra set creates the pile. Velvet, a luxurious fabric, is commonly made with a filament fiber for high luster and smooth hand.
  14. Ideally created from silk, this heavy, tufted fabric with its characteristic pile can also be made from cotton and more recently, synthetic fibers. ...
  15. With a longer pile, velvet is the most luxurious fabric. Stretch velvet has some lycra, It can be machine washed and will not create a shine in the seat or elbows. Appropriate for tops, skirts and fuller pants.
  16. silk, with a short, close nap of erect threads resulting in a soft texture. Sometimes woven on a cotton backing.
  17. A rich, lustrous fabric used for evening bags.
  18. a thick, soft fabric similar in effect to felt and often used for winter wedding gowns and wraps.
  19. Closely woven short pile fabric, soft and rich to touch. examples
  20. A hairy skin that covers and protects the antlers of a deer.
  21. Compact short warp pile of silk or manmade fiber and usually a cotton or, perhaps, rayon back.  Similar to plush but shorter pile and softer.
  22. (noun) a type of woven fabric, usually of a combination of different materials, with a short pile.
  23. A fabric made of silk, rayon or nylon, having a smooth pile and elegant look. Often used as the backing in plaque frames and shadow boxes.
  24. A warp pile cloth in which rows of short cut pile stand so close together as to form an even, uniform surface; appealing in look and with soft hand. First made of all silk, many different fibers are now used velvet constructions. ...
  25. furry skin covering and nourishing growing antlers