a roller, located at the front of a loom, on which woven material is wound after it leaves the breast beam.
- Also called cloth beam.
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How to use cloth roll in a sentence
The threads of the warp extend in parallel order from the warp-beam to the front of the loom, and are attached to the cloth-roll.Textiles | William H. Dooley
The tools they had done it with lay on the floor, on a neat cloth roll, such as wood-carvers keep their chisels in.The Enchanted Castle | E. Nesbit