Assili Cotton

ASSILI COTTON
A variety of Egyptian cotton raised by J. Planta and Co., which became important in the early years of the present century. The staple is very strong and is claimed to be superior to the best Afiti. The name means "thoroughbred" in Arabia.

Dictionary of the English textile terms. 2014.

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