spinning frame


a machine for drawing, twisting, and winding yarn.

Nearby words

  1. spinneret,
  2. spinnery,
  3. spinney,
  4. spinning,
  5. spinning box,
  6. spinning jenny,
  7. spinning mule,
  8. spinning reel,
  9. spinning ring,
  10. spinning rod

Origin of spinning frame

First recorded in 1815–25

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