or lin·go

[ ling-goh ]
/ ˈlɪŋ goʊ /


a metal weight attached to the cords of a Jacquard harness, for lowering the warp threads after they have been raised and for keeping the harness cords taut.
the same object attached to a drawloom.

Origin of lingoe

probably < French lingot ingot Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019