- It denotes the natural silk thread spun by the silkworm when it is making its cocoon. Two twin filaments, called brins, are cemented together by gum sericin, emitted by the silkworm.
- cocoon filament
- Burnham, Dorothy. Warp and Weft. A Textile Terminology. Royal Ontario Museum, 1980.
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