A very important factor in the value of a fabric is the shrinkage.
The quotient multiplied by 100 will give the per cent of shrinkage.
The creditor foresaw the shrinkage of his property, and feared it.
The time will come when over at our office there will be a shrinkage.
Moreover, shrinkage is often unequal in different portions of the same piece.
There is some shrinkage ...