garnett

[gahr-net]

verb (used with object)

Textiles. to reduce (waste material) to its fibrous state for reuse in textile manufacturing.

noun

a machine used in garnetting.

Origin of garnett

First recorded in 1885–90; after the surname Garnett
Related formsgar·nett·er, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for garnetted

Garnett

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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