- 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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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