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Overview of verb mercerize

The verb mercerize has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. mercerize, mercerise

(treat to strengthen and improve the luster; "mercerize cotton")


Overview of adj mercerized

The adj mercerized has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. mercerized, mercerised

(of cotton thread that has been treated with sodium hydroxide to shrink it and increase its luster and affinity for dye; "mercerized cotton")

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