synthetics

synthetics
[[t]sɪnθe̱tɪks[/t]]
N-PLURAL
You can refer to synthetic clothing, fabric, or materials as synthetics.

Natural fabrics like silk and wool are better insulators than synthetics.


English dictionary. 2008.

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