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garnett

[ gahr-net ]
/ gɑrˈnɛt /
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verb (used with object)
Textiles. to reduce (waste material) to its fibrous state for reuse in textile manufacturing.
noun
a machine used in garnetting.
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Origin of garnett

First recorded in 1885–90; after the surname Garnett

OTHER WORDS FROM garnett

gar·nett·er, noun

Other definitions for garnett (2 of 2)

Garnett
[ gahr-nit, gahr-net ]
/ ˈgɑr nɪt, gɑrˈnɛt /

noun
Constance Black, 1862–1946, English translator from Russian.
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British Dictionary definitions for garnett

Garnett
/ (ˈɡɑːnɪt) /

noun
Constance. 1862–1946, British translator of Russian novels
her son, David. 1892–1981, British novelist and editor. His novels include Lady Into Fox (1922) and Aspects of Love (1955)
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