from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. Present participle of thread.
- n. An ancient Eastern method for removing hair by means of a thread, which is rolled over the hair in order to pluck it out at the follicle level.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Forminga link with the windings of an electric circuit: said lines of force of a magnetic circuit passing through a coil of wire.
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