(in weaving) a wooden frame pierced with a series of small holes through which the harness cords are threaded, used to regulate the cords and determine the texture and width of a repeat in a fabric.
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What does “vacillate” mean?
Origin of comber board
First recorded in 1825–35
Words nearby comber board
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