from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An agricultural instrument for twisting ropes out of straw.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An instrument used for twisting ropes out of straw.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A kind of hook used for twisting straw ropes, etc. Also thraw-crook, thraw-cruk.
  • n. A potters' wheel; a thrower or throwing-table.


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