• synonyms

carding machine

See more synonyms for carding machine on Thesaurus.com
  1. card2(defs 1, 2).
Show More

Origin of carding machine

First recorded in 1780–90
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for carding machine

Historical Examples

  • The carding-machine is gone, and has given place to a rustic cider-press.

    Pastoral Days

    William Hamilton Gibson

  • Doffer, dof′ėr, n. the part of a carding-machine which strips the cotton from the cylinder when carded.

  • When it is cleaned, it is rolled out into thin sheets and taken to the carding-machine.