Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A cylinder upon which a lap or web is wound, or which gives motion to a spool or bobbin upon which a lap or web is wound, as on some machines in a textile-mill.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.