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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In cotton manufacturing, the impurities and short fibers of cotton which gather on the flats or upper carding-surfaces of a carding-machine; also, the loose fibers which gather on the clearing-flats that rest on the top drawing-rollers of a drawing-frame.

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