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ID: 300375474
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300375474

 

Record Type: concept
cattail fiber (plant fiber, natural fiber, ... Materials (hierarchy name))

 

Note: Short, fluffy fibers obtained from the cylindrical flowers of plants of the genus Typha. Used for filling pillows, upholstery, life jackets, and as sorbents; the fiber provides sound and heat insulation as well as buoyancy.
 
Terms:
cattail fiber (preferred,C,U,American English-P,D,U,U)
cattail fiber (Dutch-P,D,U,U)
cattail fibers (C,U,English,UF,U,U)
fiber, cattail (C,U,English,UF,U,U)
cattail (fiber) (C,U,English,UF,U,U)
cattail fibre (C,U,British English,UF,U,U)
cat's tail fibre (C,U,British English,UF,U,U)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  M.MT

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Materials Facet
Materials Facet
Hierarchy of Materials (hierarchy name)
.... Materials (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of materials (substances)
........ materials (substances) (G)
Hierarchy of <materials by form>
............ <materials by form> (G)
Hierarchy of <materials by physical form>
................ <materials by physical form> (G)
Hierarchy of <fiber and fiber by product>
.................... <fiber and fiber by product> (G)
Hierarchy of fiber
........................ fiber (G)
Hierarchy of natural fiber
............................ natural fiber (G)
Hierarchy of plant fiber
................................ plant fiber (G)
Hierarchy of cattail fiber
.................................... cattail fiber (G)

Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... Korte pluizige vezels afkomstig van de cilindervormige bloemen van planten van het genus Typha. Wordt gebruikt voor het vullen van kussens, voor stoffering, reddingsvesten en als sorbentia; de vezel levert geluids- en warmte-isolatie en drijfvermogen. 

Related concepts:
derived/made from ....  Typha (genus)
................................  (Typhaceae (family), Poales (order), ... Living Organisms (hierarchy name)) [300375473]

Sources and Contributors:
cat's tail fibre............  [VP]
.............................  Oxford English Dictionary Online (2002-)
cattail (fiber)............  [VP]
.............................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-)
cattail fiber............  [RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred, VP Preferred]
..........................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
..........................  Cao et al, Morphological Structure of Cattail Fiber (2009) title
..........................  Gomes dos Santos et al, Petroleum Wastewater Purification (2007)
..........................  MFA Conservation and Art Material Encyclopedia Online: CAMEO (2005-)
cattail fibers............  [VP]
.............................  MFA Conservation and Art Material Encyclopedia Online: CAMEO (2005-)
cattail fibre............  [VP]
..........................  Gomes dos Santos et al, Petroleum Wastewater Purification (2007)
fiber, cattail............  [VP]
.............................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
 
Subject: .....  [RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... MFA Conservation and Art Material Encyclopedia Online: CAMEO (2005-)
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)

 

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