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  • adj. a loom with Jacquard apparatus.

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  • n. See loom.

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  • n. a loom with an attachment for forming openings for the passage of the shuttle between the warp threads; used in weaving figured fabrics

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  • A mechanical loom, invented by Joseph Marie Jacquard in 1801, that simplifies the process of manufacturing textiles with complex patterns such as brocade, damask, and matelasse. (Source: Wikipedia)

    January 28, 2010