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COOPERATIVE PATENT CLASSIFICATION
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OUTERWEAR; PROTECTIVE GARMENTS; ACCESSORIES (eye or ear protectors A61F 9/00, A61F 11/00; sweating suits A61H 36/00)
NOTE
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In this subclass, the following term is used with the meaning indicated:
- "outerwear" covers dressing-gowns, bathing costumes and pyjamas

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Garments (for children A41D 11/00)
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{
adapted to accomodate electronic equipment (patients' garments for medical monitoring A41D 13/1281; luminous ornaments A41D 27/085)
}
A41D 1/005
. .
{
with embedded cable or connector
}
.
{
made by a helically or spirally wound material
}
.
Jackets
{
(anoraks A41D 3/00)
}
.
Vests, jerseys, sweaters, or the like
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Trousers
A41D 1/062
. .
{
leaving undergarment visible
}
A41D 1/065
. .
{
with crotch line opening
}
A41D 1/067
. .
{
with reinforcement patches
}
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for sporting purposes, e.g. ski trousers, riding breeches
. . .
{
for skiing
}
. . .
{
for cycling
}
. . .
{
for horse riding
}
. . .
{
Crotch reinforcement
}
. .
Means for maintaining the crease
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Means for hiding bandy legs
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Skirts
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Hooped skirts; Crinolines
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Blouses
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Maternity clothing
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{
Nursing clothing (brassiéres for nursing mothers A41C 3/04)
}
.
Other garments for ladies
{
(nursing clothing A41D 1/205)
}
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Overgarments (fur garments A41D 5/00; for children A41D 11/00; professional or sporting protective garments A41D 13/00)
A41D 3/005
.
{
with pullover structure
}
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Overcoats
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Raincoats
. . .
with leg-protecting means
.
Capes
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Fur garments; Garments of fur substitutes
.
{
Garments of fur substitutes
}
.
{
Accessories for fur garments, e.g. fur fasteners, artificial animal heads (fastening devices specially adapted for garments in general A41F 1/00)
}
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Bathing gowns; Swim-suits, drawers, or trunks; Beach suits (bathing caps A42B 1/12)
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{
Non-sinkable swim-suits, drawers or trunks (life-saving equipment in water B63C 9/08)
}
. .
{
provided with inflatable elements
}
.
{
Bathing drawers or trunks (A41D 7/001 takes precedence)
}
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{
Beach clothing not designed for swimming
}
. .
{
Beach capes or robes
}
Pyjamas; Nightdresses
Garments for children
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Professional, industrial, or sporting protective garments, e.g. garments affording protection against blows or punches, surgeon`s gowns (helmets A42B 3/00; clothing affording protection against
{
heat or harmful
}
chemical agents or for use at high altitudes A62B 17/00; life-saving garments for use at sea, diving-bell suits B63C; bulletproof or armoured clothing F41H; clothing affording protection against radiation G21F 3/02; electric heating elements H05B)
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A41D 13/0002
.
{
Details of protective garments not provided for in groups A41D 13/0007 to A41D 13/1281
}
. .
{
Joints
}
.
{
Garments with built-in harnesses (safety harnesses A62B 35/00)
}
.
{
Garments protecting against insects
}
.
{
Professional or protective garments with pockets for particular uses, e.g. game pockets or with holding means for tools or the like
}
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{
Sports garments other than provided for in groups A41D 13/0007 to A41D 13/088 (sports overalls A41D 13/02)
}
. .
{
specially adapted for women
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with controlled internal environment
{
(ventilating means A41D 27/28)
}
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{
by means of forced air circulation
}
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with controlled temperature
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{
Heated garments (heated divers` suits B63C 11/28)
}
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Cooled garments
}
. . . .
{
by means of dry ice
}
A41D 13/0056
. . . .
{
using evaporative effect
}
A41D 13/0058
. . .
{
having pockets for heated or cooled elements
}
.
protecting against electric shocks or static electricity
.
with reflective or luminous safety means
{
(visible signalling arrangements G08B 5/00)
}
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for aquatic activities, e.g. with buoyancy aids
. .
{
with buoyancy aids
}
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with shock-absorbing means (A41D 13/05 takes precedence)
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Shooting jackets with a recoil pad
}
A41D 13/0153
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{
having hinged or separable parts
}
A41D 13/0155
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{
having inflatable structure, e.g. non automatic
}
A41D 13/0156
. .
{
having projecting patterns
}
A41D 13/0158
. .
{
having ventilation features
}
. .
inflatable automatically
.
Overalls
{
(patients` suits A41D 13/1263, babies` overalls A41B 13/005)
}
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Aprons; Fastening devices for aprons
. .
{
Aprons resistant to mechanical aggressions, e.g. butcher`s aprons
}
. .
{
Aprons secured to the user by means of one or more split hoops of resilient material
}
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protecting only a particular body part (sports brassiéres A41C 3/00
{
crotch reinforcement for sports trousers A41D 1/088
}
)
. .
{
Hip
}
. .
{
Neck or shoulders area
}
. .
{
Chest
}
. .
{
Loin or waist area
}
. .
{
Spine
}
. .
{
Buttocks
}
. .
{
Legs (knee or foot A41D 13/06; protectors for the legs of players or sportmen A63B 71/1225)
}
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A41D 13/055
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{
Protector fastening, e.g. on the human body
}
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A41D 13/0556
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{
with releasable fastening means
}
A41D 13/0562
. . . .
{
with hook and loop fastener
}
A41D 13/0568
. . . .
{
with straps
}
A41D 13/0575
. . . .
{
in an openable pocket
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A41D 13/0581
. . .
{
with permanent fastening means
}
A41D 13/0587
. . . .
{
Integral with the garment
}
A41D 13/0593
. . . .
{
in a sealed pocket
}
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Knee or foot
{
(protectors for the legs of players or sportsmen A63B 71/1225)
}
. . .
{
Knee protectors
}
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Arm or hand (protective gloves A41D 19/015;
{
protectors for the hands of players or sportsmen A63B 71/14
}
)
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Hand protectors
}
. . . .
{
especially for the inner part of the hand
}
. . . .
{
especially for the outer part of the hand
}
. . . .
{
with at least one hole for a handle or a stick
}
. . . .
{
especially for fingers
}
. . . .
{
especially for the wrist
}
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Protective face masks, e.g. for surgical use, or for use in foul atmospheres (eye-masks A61F 9/04;
{
hoods affording protection against heat or harmful chemical agents A62B 17/04
}
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{
characterised by their shape
}
. . . .
{
with a horizontal pleated pocket
}
. . . .
{
with a duckbill configuration
}
. . . .
{
with a vertical fold or weld
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{
with a cup configuration
}
. . . . .
{
obtained by moulding
}
. . . .
{
with a hood
}
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{
Means for fastening to the user's head
}
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A41D 13/1169
. . . .
{
using adhesive
}
. . . . .
{
forming a complete seal at the edges of the mask
}
. . .
{
with protection for the eyes, e.g. using shield or visor
}
A41D 13/1192
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{
with antimicrobial agent
}
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Surgeons` or patients` gowns or dresses
{
(operating gloves A61B 19/04)
}
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{
Surgeons` gowns or dresses
}
A41D 13/1218
. . .
{
with head or face protection
}
A41D 13/1227
. . .
{
with liquid-proof sleeves
}
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Patients` garments
}
. . .
{
for the upper part of the body
}
. . .
{
for the lower part of the body (A41D 13/0506 takes precedence)
}
. . .
{
Suits
}
. . .
{
specially adapted for babies
}
. . .
{
with incorporated means for medical monitoring
}
A41D 13/129
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{
Donning facilities, e.g. characterized by the opening
}
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Convertible garments
.
{
in their length
}
.
{
reversible garments
}
A41D 15/007
.
{
with bolero structure
}
.
Skirts convertible into trousers
.
Garments convertible into other articles (for travelling or camp articles A45F 4/00)
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Gaiters; Spats
.
{
Fastening means for gaiters
}
.
Leggings
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Puttees
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Gloves (
{
brush bodies shaped as gloves A46B 5/04; gloves for washing the body A47K 7/02; gloves for domestic washing or cleaning A47L 13/18
}
; operating gloves A61B 19/04; swimming gloves A63B 31/02; as accessories for games or sports, e.g. baseball, boxing or golf gloves A63B 71/14; gloves for glove-boxes B25J 1/02)
A41D 19/0003
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{
with ambidextrous shape
}
.
{
made of several layers of material
}
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Linings
}
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{
with openings, e.g. for the nails or for exposing jewellery
}
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{
with slits for the fingers or part of the hand
}
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{
with pockets
}
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{
with accessories
}
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{
Measuring instruments, e.g. watch, thermometer
}
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{
Whistles or other warning devices
}
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{
Retaining means
}
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{
for fastening an article to the glove
}
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{
for connecting the glove to the garment or the arm of the user
}
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Cuff portions
}
A41D 19/0048
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{
with cuff securing features
}
.
{
Decorations
}
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Plastic or rubber gloves
}
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Three-dimensional gloves
}
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{
made of one layer of material
}
. . .
{
with a textile layer underneath
}
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{
Two-dimensional gloves, i.e. obtained by superposition of two sheets of material
}
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{
made of one layer of material
}
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{
permitting handling and containing of waste materials
}
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{
with channels for conveying fluids
}
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Details
}
. . .
{
Nail-like attachments
}
. . .
{
Joints between glove and cuff or garment
}
. . .
{
Retaining means, e.g. loops for hanging the gloves
}
. . .
{
Means for resisting mechanical agressions, e.g. cutting or piercing
}
.
with undivided covering for all four fingers, i.e. mittens (
{
A41D 19/0055
}
, A41D 19/015 take precedence)
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Protective gloves
{
(A41D 19/0055 takes precedence)
}
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{
resistant to mechanical agressions, e.g. cutting. piercing
}
. . .
{
made of wire-mesh, e.g. butchers` gloves
}
. . .
{
with protection against crushing, e.g. of the finger tips
}
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{
absorbing shocks or vibrations
}
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{
with thermal or fire protection
}
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{
Heated gloves
}
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{
Cooled gloves
}
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{
with grip improving means
}
. . .
{
using hooks and loops fastening system
}
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{
using a layer of grip improving material (A41D 19/01552 takes precedence)
}
. . . .
{
using strips of material
}
. .
{
with luminous or reflective means (protective garments with reflective or luminous safety means A41D 13/01)
}
A41D 19/01576
. .
{
made of a patchwork of different materials
}
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{
with means to restrain or support the hand
}
. . .
{
including rigid elements
}
. .
{
with accessories, e.g. tools, receptacles
}
.
Arrangements for cutting-out, or shapes of, glove blanks
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Appliances for making gloves; Measuring devices for glove-making
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{
Glove-turning machines (turning inside-out of tubular articles D06G 3/00)
}
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{
Measuring devices for glove-making
}
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Wristbands or headbands, e.g. for absorbing sweat (hat fittings A42C 5/02)
A41D 20/005
.
{
with cooling effect
}
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Scarves; Head-scarves; Neckerchiefs
A41D 2023/002
.
{
with cooling effect
}
A41D 2023/004
.
{
made of different sections
}
A41D 2023/006
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{
Protectors therefor
}
A41D 2023/008
.
{
using a slide fastener to adjust the neck loop
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Neckties
.
{
Making neckties
}
.
{
Neckties provided with holding devices, e.g. button holes or loops for securing them to a shirt or for holding the two ends of the necktie
}
A41D 25/005
.
{
made of different sections
}
A41D 25/006
.
{
Protectors therefor
}
A41D 25/008
.
{
using a slide fastener to adjust the neck loop
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with ready-made knot or bow, with or without bands
. .
{
with knot simulated by a ring or the like
}
. .
{
Means for forming the knot or bow, e.g. combined with means for holding the tie
}
. .
{
Means for holding the necktie (A41D 25/025 takes precedence)
}
. .
{
Bands
}
; Fastening devices for the bands
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with knot, bow or like tied by the user
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Means for forming or tying the knot, or the like
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Means for holding the knot, or the like
. . .
attachable to the collar or stud
. .
Means for forming and holding simultaneously
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Linings; Stiffening-pieces
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A41D 27/00
Details of garments or of their making (haberdashery A44)
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Linings
. .
Removable linings
. .
Stiffening-pieces
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Trimmings; Ornaments (trimmings in general D04D)
. .
{
Luminous ornaments
}
.
Sleeves; Armholes
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Shields or protectors
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Under-arm shields
A41D 27/133
. . .
{
Self-adhering on the skin
}
A41D 27/136
. . .
{
Secured by straps
}
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on the underedge of the garment
. . .
{
Piping edges; Protectors for the edges of trouser legs
}
. .
Collar-shields
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Cloth collars
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Pockets; Making or setting-in pockets
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Pocket closures
}
A41D 27/202
. . .
{
with flap-sealed slide fastener
}
. .
{
Making or setting-in pockets (machines or appliances for folding the edges of pockets while manufacturing A41H 33/00)
}
. .
{
Pockets adapted to receive a mobile phone or other electronic equipment
}
A41D 27/207
. .
{
with drop-proof features
}
A41D 27/208
. .
{
with waterproof feature
}
.
Loops or hooks for hanging-up (with locking devices E05B 69/00)
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Hems; Seams
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{
made by welding or gluing (joining of plastics by welding or gluing B29C 65/00; sewing machines for concurrently making thread and welded seams D05B 17/00; thermal or chemical fixing of seams and hems D06M)
}
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Shoulder-pads; Hip-pads; Bustles
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Means for ventilation
A41D 27/285
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{
with closure adjustment
}
Uniforms; Parts or accessories of uniforms
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Selection of special materials for outerwear
.
{
made from a plurality of interconnected elements (A41D 31/0011 takes precedence)
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{
Selection of special materials for protective garments (composition of materials for clothing affording protection against harmful chemical agents A62D 5/00)
}
. .
{
of layered products (A41D 31/0022 to A41D 31/0077 take precedence)
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{
against fire and heat
}
A41D 31/0027
. . .
{
using layered materials
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{
with thermal protective materials (heat and fire resistant materials A41D 31/0022)
}
. . .
{
using layered materials
}
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{
with shock absorbing materials
}
A41D 31/005
. . .
{
using layered materials
}
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{
resistant to mechanical aggressions, e.g. pierceproof materials (aprons resistant to mechanical aggressions A41D 13/043)
}
A41D 31/0061
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{
using layered materials
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{
against electric shocks or static electricity
}
A41D 31/0072
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{
using layered materials
}
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{
with antibacterial or antimicrobial materials
}
. . .
{
using layered materials
}
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{
with retroreflective materials
}
. . .
{
using layered materials
}
.
of layered materials
{
(A41D 31/0011 takes precedence)
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A41D 2200/00
Components of garments
A41D 2200/10
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Belts
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Hoods
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A41D 2300/00
Details of garments
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A41D 2300/20
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Inserts
A41D 2300/22
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Elastic inserts
A41D 2300/24
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Folded inserts
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A41D 2300/30
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Closures
A41D 2300/32
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using hook and loop-type fasteners
A41D 2300/322
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using slide fasteners
A41D 2300/324
. .
using snap fasteners
A41D 2300/326
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using hooks and eyelets
A41D 2300/328
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using adhesive
. .
using straps or ties
A41D 2300/332
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using elastic bands
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Seams
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made by welding or gluing
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A41D 2400/00
Functions or special features of garments
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A41D 2400/10
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Heat retention or warming
A41D 2400/12
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using temperature-controlled means
. .
inflatable
.
Air permeability; Ventilation
A41D 2400/22
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Breathability, i.e. being vapour permeable and waterproof
.
Reducing drag or turbulence in air or water
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UV light protection
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UV light permeability
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A41D 2400/32
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Therapeutic use
A41D 2400/322
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Massage
A41D 2400/324
. .
Acupuncture
A41D 2400/34
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Antimicrobial or antibacterial
.
Deoderising or perfuming
A41D 2400/38
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Shaping the contour of the body or adjusting the figure
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A41D 2400/42
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Foldable
A41D 2400/422
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into a pocket
A41D 2400/424
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forming a belt
.
Donning facilities
A41D 2400/46
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Storage or supply of water for drinking purposes
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A41D 2400/48
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Carrying facilities
A41D 2400/482
. .
for babies
A41D 2400/52
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Disposable
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Moisture handling or wicking function
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through several layers
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A41D 2400/70
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Removability
A41D 2400/72
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from the top of a stack of removable layers
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Friction or grip reinforcement
A41D 2400/82
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with the body of the user
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A41D 2500/00
Materials for garments
A41D 2500/10
.
Knitted
A41D 2500/20
.
Woven
A41D 2500/30
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Non-woven
A41D 2500/40
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Papers
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A41D 2500/50
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Synthetic resins or rubbers
A41D 2500/52
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in sheet form
A41D 2500/54
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in coated form
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A41D 2600/00
Uses of garments specially adapted for specific purposes
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A41D 2600/10
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for sport activities
A41D 2600/102
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Motorcycling
A41D 2600/104
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Cycling
A41D 2600/106
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Fishing
A41D 2600/108
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Hunting
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A41D 2600/20
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for working activities
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Welding
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