Pronunciation: (dek'u-ting), [key]
a finishing process for making fabric more lustrous, for improving the tactile quality of the nap, and for setting the material to reduce shrinkage. Also,dec•a•tiz•ingPronunciation: (dek'u-tī"zing). [key]
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