from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A fine strainer used to clear paper-pulp from clots or knots as it passes to the paper-making machine.
- n. In textile-manuf, a hand-device for mechanically tying together two ends of yarn or thread.
- n. The mechanism in a harvester and binder which ties the knots in the binding-cord.
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