Elastomeric yarn

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A yarn formed from an elastomer

Note 1 : Elastomeric yarn may either be incorporated into fabric in the bare state or wrapped with relatively inextensible fibres. Wrapping is done by covering (see covered yarn), core spinning or uptwisting

Note 2 : Examples are elastane and elastodiene yarns.
see also stretch yarn

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