Meaning of cupro in English:

cupro

Pronunciation /ˈk(j)uːprəʊ/

See synonyms for cupro

noun

mass noun
  • A type of rayon made by dissolving cotton cellulose with cuprammonium salts and spinning the resulting solution into filaments.

    • ‘Some fabrics related to rayon are cupro and lyocell, better known as Tencel.’

Origin

1950s an invented word, probably from cuprammonium.