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OptimTex multilingual glossary of terms

This Glossary is meant to offer the students support for learning key textile terms of the 6 educational modules in all the languages of the project.
LANGUAGETERMMicrotome image
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DEFINITIONAn image obtained after the use of a microtome. A microtome is a cutting tool to produce extremely thin slices of a material. These can then be photographed with eg a microscope. When creating microtome images of fabric, the fabric is normally first embedded in a transparent resin that is cured. The resulting rigid structure can then be cut with the microtome.
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