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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun An early form of spinning machine having several spindles.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A spinning-machine, invented by James Hargreaves in 1767, which was the first to operate upon more than one thread.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun an early spinning machine having multiple spools

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun an early spinning machine with multiple spindles


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