Wool (disambiguation)

Wool is the textile fibre obtained from sheep.

Wool may also refer to:

Used of sheep wool

  • Alpaca wool, derived from fur of alpacas
  • Angora wool, derived from fur of rabbits
  • Cashmere wool, derived from fur of goats
  • Cotton wool, a British term for a fibrous mass of cotton used in surgical dressings and the like
  • Bronze wool, an abrasive derived from bronze
  • Glass wool, an insulating material derived from fiberglass
  • High temperature insulation wool, an insulating material derived from ceramic fibers
  • Llama wool, derived from fur of llamas
  • Mineral wool, an insulating material derived from minerals or metal oxides
  • Steel wool or wire wool, an abrasive derived from steel
  • Wool, the commonly used term in the UK for woollen knitting yarn

People

Other uses

  • Wool, the first book in the Silo series of science fiction novels by Hugh Howey
  • Wool, Dorset, the village in England
  • Wool (band), the rock band from Washington, D.C.
  • WOOL-FM, a radio station in Vermont, United States

See also

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