ring-spinning frame

[ ring-spin-ing ]
/ ˈrɪŋˌspɪn ɪŋ /

noun

a machine containing the ring, traveler, and bobbin used in spinning yarn.

Nearby words

  1. ring-necked duck,
  2. ring-necked pheasant,
  3. ring-porous,
  4. ring-road,
  5. ring-shout,
  6. ring-streaked,
  7. ring-tailed,
  8. ringbark,
  9. ringbolt,
  10. ringbone

Origin of ring-spinning frame

First recorded in 1880–85

Also called ring frame, ring spinner.

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