spinning mule

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noun


Nearby words

  1. spinney,
  2. spinning,
  3. spinning box,
  4. spinning frame,
  5. spinning jenny,
  6. spinning reel,
  7. spinning ring,
  8. spinning rod,
  9. spinning top,
  10. spinning wheel

Origin of spinning mule

First recorded in 1835–45

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British Dictionary definitions for spinning mule

spinning mule

noun

textiles See mule 1 (def. 3)
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