Word Origin for linin
Examples from the Web for linin
"Fisheye is linin' up the wagons in the menag," said one of the men.David Lannarck, Midget|George S. Harney
One split segment and a part of another connected by bands of linin.
In figure 107 one sees the spireme divided into segments still joined by linin bridges.
What appear to be threads of a faintly staining material, the linin, traverse it in every direction and form an apparent network.Being Well-Born|Michael F. Guyer
Figure 145 is a prophase showing the bivalent chromosomes still connected by linin fibers.Studies in Spermatogenesis|Nettie Maria Stevens