carding machine

Origin of carding machine

First recorded in 1780–90

Words Nearby carding machine Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use carding machine in a sentence

  • They had learned the business in England, and now put in operation the first carding machine for wool made in the United States.

  • The carding machine further cleans the fibers and lays them in a general parallel position.

    Textiles and Clothing | Kate Heintz Watson
  • Then the girls watched the men place this roll at the back of the next machine, called a carding machine (Fig. 45).

    Clothing and Health | Helen Kinne
  • Do you remember that the cotton at the factory passed through a carding machine to be cleaned and made into a cotton rope?

    Clothing and Health | Helen Kinne
  • His possessions consisted of a large farm well stocked with cattle, a flour mill, a saw mill, and a carding machine.

    Wilford Woodruff | Matthias F. Cowley