Definitions

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  • n. A machine for forming threads.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A machine for forming threads.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A spinning-machine.

Etymologies

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Latin filatorium place for spinning, from filare to spin, from Latin filum a thread.

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