Sentence Examples


  • It yields the most valuable of all cottons, the hairs being long, fine and silky, and ranging in length from to 22 in.
  • The lint is pure white, very fine and silky, but not so strong as Mitafifi cotton.
  • Yannovitch, a variety known since about 1897, yields the finest and most silky lint of the white Egyptian cottons.
  • The fibre is fine and silky, of about an inch in length.
  • The existing Oriental varieties are in most cases characterized by silky hair.
 

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