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garnett

[gahr-net] /gɑrˈnɛt/
verb (used with object)
1.
Textiles. to reduce (waste material) to its fibrous state for reuse in textile manufacturing.
noun
2.
a machine used in garnetting.
Origin of garnett
1885-1890
1885-90; after the surname Garnett
Related forms
garnetter, noun
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Garnett

/ˈɡɑːnɪt/
noun
1.
Constance. 1862–1946, British translator of Russian novels
2.
her son, David. 1892–1981, British novelist and editor. His novels include Lady Into Fox (1922) and Aspects of Love (1955)
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