cloth roll

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noun

a roller, located at the front of a loom, on which woven material is wound after it leaves the breast beam.

Nearby words

  1. closure principle,
  2. clot,
  3. cloth,
  4. cloth cap,
  5. cloth of gold,
  6. cloth yard,
  7. cloth-cap,
  8. cloth-eared,
  9. cloth-of-gold,
  10. clothbound

Also called cloth beam.

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Examples from the Web for cloth beam

  • 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