Personal protective equipment - Smart garments - Terms and Definitions

This document lists terms and definitions related to core terms in the field of smart garments. It is intended to facilitate communications, for example, between organizations and individuals in industry and those who interact with them.

Persönliche Schutzausrüstung - Smarte Bekleidung - Begriffe

Équipement de protection individuelle - Vêtements intelligents - Termes et définitions

Le présent document énumère les termes et définitions liés aux termes clés dans le domaine des vêtements intelligents offrant une protection contre la chaleur et le feu (c'est-à-dire les vêtements et ensembles de vêtements avancés mentionnés dans l'introduction). Il est destiné à faciliter la communication, par exemple, entre différents organismes et membres de l'industrie, et leurs interlocuteurs.

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SLOVENSKI STANDARD
SIST-TP CEN/TR 17512:2020
01-september-2020
Osebna varovalna oprema - Pametna oblačila - Izrazi in definicije
Personal protective equipment - Smart garments - Terms and Definitions
Persönliche Schutzausrüstung - Smarte Bekleidung - Begriffe

Équipement de protection individuelle - Vêtements intelligents - Termes et définitions

Ta slovenski standard je istoveten z: CEN/TR 17512:2020
ICS:
13.340.10 Varovalna obleka Protective clothing
59.080.80 Inteligentne tekstilije Smart textiles
SIST-TP CEN/TR 17512:2020 en,fr,de

2003-01.Slovenski inštitut za standardizacijo. Razmnoževanje celote ali delov tega standarda ni dovoljeno.

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CEN/TR 17512
TECHNICAL REPORT
RAPPORT TECHNIQUE
June 2020
TECHNISCHER BERICHT
ICS 01.040.59; 13.340.10; 01.040.13; 59.080.80
English Version
Personal protective equipment - Smart garments - Terms
and definitions

Équipement de protection individuelle - Vêtements Persönliche Schutzausrüstungen - Intelligente

intelligents - Termes et définitions Kleidungen - Begriffe und Definitionen

This Technical Report was approved by CEN on 24 May 2020. It has been drawn up by the Technical Committee CEN/TC 162.

CEN members are the national standards bodies of Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia,

Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway,

Poland, Portugal, Republic of North Macedonia, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey and

United Kingdom.
EUROPEAN COMMITTEE FOR STANDARDIZATION
COMITÉ EUROPÉEN DE NORMALISATION
EUROPÄISCHES KOMITEE FÜR NORMUNG
CEN-CENELEC Management Centre: Rue de la Science 23, B-1040 Brussels

© 2020 CEN All rights of exploitation in any form and by any means reserved Ref. No. CEN/TR 17512:2020 E

worldwide for CEN national Members.
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Contents Page

European foreword ....................................................................................................................................................... 3

Introduction .................................................................................................................................................................... 4

1 Scope .................................................................................................................................................................... 5

2 Normative references .................................................................................................................................... 5

3 Terms and definitions ................................................................................................................................... 5

3.1 Terms and definitions related to textile and clothing ....................................................................... 5

3.2 Terms and definitions related to personal protective equipment (PPE) ................................... 6

3.3 Terms and definitions related to smart textiles .................................................................................. 8

3.4 Terms and definitions related to electronics ..................................................................................... 10

3.5 Terms and definitions related to ergonomics ................................................................................... 12

3.6 Terms and definitions related to smart PPE ...................................................................................... 14

Annex A (informative) Terms in alphabetical order .................................................................................... 15

Bibliography ................................................................................................................................................................. 17

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European foreword

This document (CEN/TR 17512:2020) has been prepared by Technical Committee CEN/TC 162

“Protective clothing including hand and arm protection and lifejackets”, the secretariat of which is held

by DIN.

Attention is drawn to the possibility that some of the elements of this document may be the subject of

patent rights. CEN shall not be held responsible for identifying any or all such patent rights.

This document has been drafted conjunctionally according to the mode 4 cooperation between

CEN/TC162 and CEN/TC 122 (/WG 14), CEN/TC 248 (/WG 31) and CENELEC/SR 124.

This document has been prepared under a mandate given to CEN by the European Commission and the

European Free Trade Association [1].
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Introduction

The purpose of this document is to support of the implementation of Regulation (EU) No 1007/2011

and of Article 5 and Annex II of Regulation (EU) 2016/425, by listing terms and defining them in

relation to the advanced garments and ensembles of garments that provide protection against heat and

flame, with integrated smart textiles and non-textile elements for enhanced health, safety and survival

capabilities.

This document is structured with subclauses related to the different (technical) facets which make up

smart garments providing protection against heat and flame.
Therefore, the listed terms and definitions took into consideration those from:
— The sector of textile and clothing (Clause 3.1);
— The sector of personal protective equipment – PPE – (Clause 3.2);
— The sector smart textiles (Clause 3.3);
— The sector of electronics (Clause 3.4);
— The sector of ergonomics (Clause 3.5);
— The sector of smart personal protective equipment – smart PPE – (Clause 3.6).
The main sources of existing terms and definitions are:

a) Regulation (EU) No 1007/2011 on textile fibre names and related labelling and marking of the fibre

composition of textile products (mainly referred to in Clause 3.1);

b) EN ISO 11610:— , Protective clothing - Vocabulary (mainly referred to in Clause 3.2);

c) ISO/TR 19591:2018, Personal protective equipment for firefighters - Standard terms and definitions

(mainly referred to in Clause 3.2);

d) ISO/TS 20141:— , Guideline on compatibility of PPE (mainly referred to in Clause 3.2);

e) CEN/TR 16298:2011 , Textile and textile products - Smart textiles - Definitions, categorization

applications and standardization needs (mainly referred to in Clause 3.3);

f) IEC 60050-151:2001, International Electrotechnical Vocabulary (IEV) - Part 151: Electrical and

magnetic devices (mainly referred to in Clause 3.4);

g) WI 00248652 , Textiles and textile products - Textiles with integrated electronics and ICT -

Definitions, categorization, applications and standardization needs (mainly referred to in

Clause 3.4);

h) ISO 9241-11:2018, Ergonomics of human-system interaction - Part 11: Usability: Definitions and

concepts (mainly referred to in Clause 3.5).
Under development since 2018-08.
Under development since 2019-04.

The technical report CEN/TR 16298:2011 has been proposed as ISO/TR 23383 (title unchanged).

Under development since 2018-04.
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1 Scope

This document lists terms and definitions related to core terms in the field of smart garments providing

protection against heat and flame (i.e. advanced garments and ensembles of garments as mentioned in

the Introduction). It is intended to facilitate communications, for example, between organizations and

individuals in industry and those who interact with them.
2 Normative references
There are no normative references in this document.
3 Terms and definitions
For the purposes of this document, the following terms and definitions apply.

ISO and IEC maintain terminological databases for use in standardization at the following addresses:

— ISO Online browsing platform: available at https://www.iso.org/obp/ui
— IEC Electropedia: available at http://www.electropedia.org/
3.1 Terms and definitions related to textile and clothing
3.1.1
textile fibre

unit of matter characterized by its flexibility, fineness and high ratio of length to maximum transverse

dimension, which render it suitable for textile applications
[SOURCE: Regulation EU 1007/2011, Article 3, 1. (b), (i)]
3.1.2
textile product

any raw, semi-worked, worked, semi- manufactured, manufactured, semi-made-up or made-up product

which is exclusively composed of textile fibres, regardless of the mixing or assembly process employed

[SOURCE: Regulation EU 1007/2011, Article 3, 1. (a)]
3.1.3
textile material

material made of textile fibres and intended to be used, as such or in conjunction with other textile or

nontextile items, for the production of textile products.

Note 1 to entry: Textile material refers to linear textile materials (e.g. fibres, yarns, threads) as well as surface

textile material (e.g. knitted, woven and non-woven fabrics).
[SOURCE: CEN/TR 16298:2011, 2.1]
3.1.4
non-textile element
product which is not composed of textile fibres

Note 1 to entry: Non-textile elements may contain, for example, active medical devices, radio and electrically

operated components, slide fastener, (press) buttons, membranes, non-textile patches.

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3.1.5
garment
single article of clothing
Note 1 to entry: The term “garment” is intended for referring to the product.
Note 2 to entry: The garment may consist of single or multiple layers.
Note 3 to entry: Examples of garments: trousers, jacket, gloves, socks.
[SOURCE: EN ISO 11610:—, 3.1.2]
3.1.6
garment ensemble
ensemble of garments
group of garments worn together on the body at the same time
[SOURCE: EN ISO 11610:—, 3.5.1]
3.1.7
advanced garment
garment which shows enhanced functionality(ies)

Note 1 to entry: “protection” is one of the functions that a garment can provide.

3.1.8
seam

permanent fastening between two or more pieces of material by sewing or any other method

[SOURCE: EN ISO 11610:—, 3.4.1]
3.1.9
structural seam
seam that is necessary for the integrity of the garment
[SOURCE: EN ISO 11610:—, 3.4.2]
3.2 Terms and definitions related to personal protective equipment (PPE)
3.2.1
compatibility (of PPE)

capability of two or more items or components of personal protective equipment to exist or function in

the same system without modification, adaption or mutual interference
[SOURCE: ISO/TS 20141:—, 3.1]
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3.2.2
ageing
changing of the product performance over time during use or storage
EXAMPLES:
— cleaning, maintenance or disinfecting processes;
— exposure to visible and/or ultraviolet radiation;
— exposure to high or low temperatures or to changing temperatures;
— exposure to chemicals including humidity;
— exposure to biological agents such as bacteria, fungi, insects or other pests;
— exposure to mechanical action such as abrasion, flexing, pressure and strain;
— exposure to contaminants such as dirt, oil, splashes of molten metal, etc.;
— exposure to wear and tear.
[SOURCE: EN ISO 11610:—, 3.6.13]
3.2.3
cleaning

process by which a garment is made again serviceable and/or hygienically wearable by removing any

dirt or contamination
[SOURCE: EN ISO 11610:—, 3.6.16]
3.2.4
garment assembly
series of garments arranged in the order as worn.

Note 1 to entry: It may contain multilayer materials, material combinations or a series of separate garments in

single or multiple layers.
[SOURCE: EN ISO 11610:—, 3.3.28]
3.2.5
material assembly
component assembly

combination of all materials of a multi-layer garment (including hardware) presented exactly as the

finished garment construction
[SOURCE: EN ISO 11610:—, 3.3.26]
3.2.6
conditioning

one or more operations intended to bring a sample or test specimen into a state of equilibrium with

regard to temperature and humidity
[SOURCE: ISO 291:2008, definition 3.4]
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3.2.7
(protective garment) hardware
non-fabric integral part, object, or the like of a garment

Note 1 to entry: (protective garment) Hardware includes those made of metal or plastic, e.g. fasteners, rank

markings.

Note 2 to entry: (protective garment) Hardware is not to be confused with (electronic) hardware.

[SOURCE: EN ISO 11610:—, 3.3.24].
3.2.8
hole

break in original structure of the test specimen’s fabric in any dimension and having a continuous

perimeter caused by melting, glowing or flaming
[SOURCE: EN ISO 11610:—, 5.5.11]
3.2.9
balaclava hood

one-piece garment designed to fit closely over the entire head and to extend downwards to cover the

neck
[SOURCE: EN ISO 11610:—, 3.5.12]
3.2.10
(innermost) lining

innermost layer of fabric or other material inserted in a garment which is intended to be nearest to the

wearer's body

Note 1 to entry: Where the lining forms part of a quilted assembly, the quilted assembly shall be regarded as the

innermost lining.
[SOURCE: EN ISO 11610:—, 3.3.6]
3.2.11
interlining

layer between the outermost layer and the innermost lining in a multilayer garment

[SOURCE: EN ISO 11610:—, 3.3.7]
3.3 Terms and definitions related to smart textiles
3.3.1
functional textile material

textile material to which a specific function is added by means of material, composition, construction

and/or finishing (applying additives, etc.)
[SOURCE: CEN/TR 16298:2011, 2.2]
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3.3.2

smart textile material (intelligent textile material, interactive textile material)

functional textile material, which interacts reversible with its environment, i.e. it responds or adapts to

changes in the environment
Note 1 to entry:
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SLOVENSKI STANDARD
kSIST-TP FprCEN/TR 17512:2020
01-maj-2020
Osebna varovalna oprema - Pametna oblačila - Izrazi in definicije
Personal protective equipment - Smart garments - Terms and Definitions
Persönliche Schutzausrüstung - Smarte Bekleidung - Begriffe

Équipement de protection individuelle - Vêtements intelligents - Termes et définitions

Ta slovenski standard je istoveten z: FprCEN/TR 17512
ICS:
13.340.10 Varovalna obleka Protective clothing
kSIST-TP FprCEN/TR 17512:2020 en,fr,de

2003-01.Slovenski inštitut za standardizacijo. Razmnoževanje celote ali delov tega standarda ni dovoljeno.

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FINAL DRAFT
TECHNICAL REPORT
FprCEN/TR 17512
RAPPORT TECHNIQUE
TECHNISCHER BERICHT
February 2020
ICS
English Version
Personal protective equipment - Smart garments - Terms
and Definitions

Equipement de protection individuelle ¿ Vêtements Persönliche Schutzausrüstung - Smarte Bekleidung -

intelligents ¿ Termes et définitions Begriffe

This draft Technical Report is submitted to CEN members for Vote. It has been drawn up by the Technical Committee CEN/TC

162.

CEN members are the national standards bodies of Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia,

Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway,

Poland, Portugal, Republic of North Macedonia, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey and

United Kingdom.

Recipients of this draft are invited to submit, with their comments, notification of any relevant patent rights of which they are

aware and to provide supporting documentation.

Warning : This document is not a Technical Report. It is distributed for review and comments. It is subject to change without

notice and shall not be referred to as a Technical Report.
EUROPEAN COMMITTEE FOR STANDARDIZATION
COMITÉ EUROPÉEN DE NORMALISATION
EUROPÄISCHES KOMITEE FÜR NORMUNG
CEN-CENELEC Management Centre: Rue de la Science 23, B-1040 Brussels

© 2020 CEN All rights of exploitation in any form and by any means reserved Ref. No. FprCEN/TR 17512:2020 E

worldwide for CEN national Members.
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Contents Page

European foreword ....................................................................................................................................................... 3

Introduction .................................................................................................................................................................... 4

1 Scope .................................................................................................................................................................... 5

2 Normative references .................................................................................................................................... 5

3 Terms and definitions ................................................................................................................................... 5

3.1 Terms and definitions related to textile and clothing ....................................................................... 5

3.2 Terms and definitions related to personal protective equipment (PPE) ................................... 6

3.3 Terms and definitions related to smart textiles .................................................................................. 8

3.4 Terms and definitions related to electronics ........................................................................................ 9

3.5 Terms and definitions related to ergonomics ................................................................................... 12

3.6 Terms and definitions related to smart PPE ...................................................................................... 13

Annex A (informative) Terms in alphabetical order .................................................................................... 14

Bibliography ................................................................................................................................................................. 16

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European foreword

This document (FprCEN/TR 17512:2020) has been prepared by Technical Committee CEN/TC 162

“Protective clothing including hand and arm protection and lifejackets”, the secretariat of which is held

by DIN.
This document is currently submitted to the Vote on TR.

This document has been drafted conjunctionally according to the mode 4 cooperation between

CEN/TC162 and CEN/TC 122 (/WG 14), CEN/TC 248 (/WG 31) and CENELEC/SR 124.

This document has been prepared under a mandate given to CEN by the European Commission and the

European Free Trade Association[1].
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Introduction

The purpose of this document is to support of the implementation of Regulation (EU) No 1007/2011

and of Article 5 and Annex II of Regulation (EU) 2016/425, by listing terms and defining them in

relation to the advanced garments and ensembles of garments that provide protection against heat and

flame, with integrated smart textiles and non-textile elements for enhanced health, safety and survival

capabilities.

This document is structured with subclauses related to the different (technical) facets which make up

smart garments providing protection against heat and flame.
Therefore, the listed terms and definitions took into consideration those from:
a) The sector of textile and clothing (Clause 3.1);
b) The sector of personal protective equipment – PPE - (Clause 3.2);
c) The sector smart textiles (Clause 3.3);
d) The sector of electronics (Clause 3.4);
e) The sector of ergonomics (Clause 3.5);
f) The sector of smart personal protective equipment – smart PPE - (Clause 3.6).
The main sources of existing terms and definitions are:

a) Regulation (EU) No 1007/2011 on textile fibre names and related labelling and marking of the fibre

composition of textile products (mainly referred in Clause 3.1);

b) EN ISO 11610:20041, Protective clothing - Vocabulary (mainly referred in Clause 3.2);

c) ISO/TR 19591:2018, Personal protective equipment for firefighters – Standard terms and definitions

(mainly referred in Clause 3.2);

d) ISO/TS 201411, Personal safety – Personal protective equipment — Guideline on Compatibility

testing of PPE (mainly referred in Clause 3.2);

e) CEN/TR 16298:2011 Textile and textile products – Smart textiles – Definitions, categorization

applications and standardization needs (mainly referred in Clause 3.3);

f) IEC 60050-151:2001, International Electrotechnical Vocabulary (IEV) - Part 151: Electrical and

magnetic devices (mainly referred in Clause 3.4);

g) WI 00248652 , Textiles and textile products — Textiles with integrated electronics and ICT —

Definitions, categorization, applications and standardization needs (mainly referred in Clause 3.4);

h) ISO 9241-11:2018, Ergonomics of human-system interaction – Part 11: Usability: Definitions and

concepts (mainly referred in Clause 3.5).

The technical report CEN/TR 16298:2011 has been proposed as ISO/TR 23383 (title unchanged).

under development since 2018-04
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1 Scope

This document lists terms and definitions related to core terms in the field of smart garments providing

protection against heat and flame (i.e. advanced garments and ensembles of garments as mentioned in

Introduction). It is intended to facilitate communications, for example, between organizations and

individuals in industry and those who interact with them.
2 Normative references
There are no normative references in this document.
3 Terms and definitions
For the purposes of this document, the following terms and definitions apply.

ISO and IEC maintain terminological databases for use in standardization at the following addresses:

— ISO Online browsing platform: available at https://www.iso.org/obp
— IEC Electropedia: available at http://www.electropedia.org/
3.1 Terms and definitions related to textile and clothing
3.1.1
textile fibre

unit of matter characterized by its flexibility, fineness and high ratio of length to maximum transverse

dimension, which render it suitable for textile applications
[SOURCE: Regulation EU 1007/2011, Article 3, 1. (b), (i)]
3.1.2
textile product

any raw, semi-worked, worked, semi- manufactured, manufactured, semi-made-up or made-up product

which is exclusively composed of textile fibres, regardless of the mixing or assembly process employed

[SOURCE: Regulation EU 1007/2011, Article 3, 1. (a)]
3.1.3
textile material

material made of textile fibres and intended to be used, as such or in conjunction with other textile or

nontextile items, for the production of textile products.

Note 1 to entry: Textile material refers to linear textile materials (e.g. fibres, yarns, threads) as well as surface

textile material (e.g. knitted, woven and non-woven fabrics).
[SOURCE: CEN/TR 16298:2011, 2.1]
3.1.4
non-textile element
product which is not composed of textile fibres

Note 1 to entry: Non-textile elements may contain, for example, active medical devices, radio and electrically

operated components, slide fastener, (press) buttons, membranes, non-textile patches.

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3.1.5
garment
single article of clothing
Note 1 to entry: The term “garment” is intended for referring to the product.
Note 2 to entry: The garment may consist of single or multiple layers.
Note 3 to entry: Examples of garments: trousers, jacket, gloves, socks.
[SOURCE: EN ISO 11610, 3.1.2]
3.1.6
garment ensemble
ensemble of garments
group of garments worn together on the body at the same time
[SOURCE: EN ISO 11610, 3.5.1]
3.1.7
advanced garment
garment which shows enhanced functionality(ies)

Note 1 to entry: “protection” is one of the functions that a garment can provide.

3.1.8
seam

permanent fastening between two or more pieces of material by sewing or any other method

[SOURCE: EN ISO 11610, 3.4.1]
3.1.9
structural seam
seam that is necessary for the integrity of the garment
[SOURCE: EN ISO 11610, 3.4.2]
3.2 Terms and definitions related to personal protective equipment (PPE)
3.2.1
compatibility (of PPE)

capability of two or more items or components of personal protective equipment to exist or function in

the same system without modification, adaption or mutual interference
[SOURCE: ISO/TS 20141, 3.1]
3.2.2
ageing
changing of the product performance over time during use or storage
EXAMPLES:
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— cleaning, maintenance or disinfecting processes;
— exposure to visible and/or ultraviolet radiation;
— exposure to high or low temperatures or to changing temperatures;
— exposure to chemicals including humidity;
— exposure to biological agents such as bacteria, fungi, insects or other pests;
— exposure to mechanical action such as abrasion, flexing, pressure and strain;
— exposure to contaminants such as dirt, oil, splashes of molten metal, etc;
— exposure to wear and tear.
[SOURCE: EN ISO 11610, 3.6.13]
3.2.3
cleaning

process by which a garment is made again serviceable and/or hygienically wearable by removing any

dirt or contamination
[SOURCE: EN ISO 11610, 3.6.16]
3.2.4
garment assembly
series of garments arranged in the order as worn.

Note 1 to entry: It may contain multilayer materials, material combinations or a series of separate garments in

single or multiple layers.
[SOURCE: EN ISO 11610, 3.3.28]
3.2.5
material assembly
component assembly

combination of all materials of a multi-layer garment (including hardware) presented exactly as the

finished garment construction
[SOURCE: EN ISO 11610, 3.3.26]
3.2.6
conditioning

one or more operations intended to bring a sample or test specimen into a state of equilibrium with

regard to temperature and humidity
[SOURCE: ISO 291:2008, definition 3.4]
3.2.7
(protective garment) hardware
non-fabric integral part, object, or the like of a garment

Note 1 to entry: (protective garment) Hardware includes those made of metal or plastic, e.g. fasteners, rank

markings.
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Note 2 to entry: (protective garment) Hardware is not to be confused with (electronic) hardware.

[SOURCE: EN ISO 11610, 3.3.24].
3.2.8
hole

break in original structure of the test specimen’s fabric in any dimension and having a continuous

perimeter caused by melting, glowing or flaming
[SOURCE: EN ISO 11610, 5.5.11]
3.2.9
balaclava hood

one-piece garment designed to fit closely over the entire head and to extend downwards to cover the

neck
[SOURCE: EN ISO 11610, 3.5.12]
3.2.10
(innermost) lining

innermost layer of fabric or other material inserted in a garment which is intended to be nearest to the

wearer's body

Note 1 to entry: Where the lining forms part of a quilted assembly, the quilted assembly shall be regarded as the

innermost lining.
[SOURCE: EN ISO 11610, 3.3.6]
3.2.11
interlining

layer between the outermost layer and the innermost lining in a multilayer garment

[SOURCE: EN ISO 11610, 3.3.7]
3.3 Terms and definitions related to smart textil
...

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