How to use spinning mule in a sentence
In 1779 Samuel Crompton invented a still better machine, the spinning-mule.
The spinning mule is now in general use in the cotton manufacture.Lancashire Sketches | Edwin Waugh
In 1779 Samuel Crompton, another Lancashire inventor, produced an improved spinning machine called the spinning-mule.Great Inventions and Discoveries | Willis Duff Piercy
In this way, they were, strictly speaking, rivals of the throstle doubling frame more than the spinning mule.The Story of the Cotton Plant | Frederick Wilkinson
French twinners have a stationary creel, and the spindles move in and out with the carriage, as in the spinning mule.
British Dictionary definitions for spinning mule
textiles See mule 1 (def. 3)
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