- Wicking Fabric
One that can move liquid water through itself. It's considered essential for any fabric worn next to the skin while outdoors.
Layered clothing uses multiple garments worn on top of each other. Some of the layers have different characteristics and functions, one of which is pulling water away from the body. These layers are made of wicking fabric.
My underwear is all wicking fabric. Makes me tingle just to think about it, especially when Ed said that he wanted to dip me in bacon grease and set my hair on fire to see if this wicking fabric really worked.