Definitions for "Cotton linters"
Keywords:  ginning, linters, rag, adhere, matboard
Fibers that adhere to cottonseed after ginning. Used as raw material to produce pulp for cotton fiber content papers.
Short cotton fibers remaining on cotton seed after the ginning process. Used in the manufacture of cotton fiber content papers and as a raw material from which cellulose is derived.
Fibers that are used to make cotton paper that doesn't easily shrink. Not as strong as traditional cotton paper process.