Origin of suint
Examples from the Web for suint
Historical Examples of suint
The "yolk" or "suint" of wool, originating from the perspiration of the animal, has long been a source of crude potash.De Re Metallica
It is easily seen that suint forms a very important constituent of raw wool.
And this estimate does not include the fats of the suint, which are worth an even greater sum.
By this method all the wool fat, suint, etc., of the wool find their way into the soap liquors.The Dyeing of Woollen Fabrics
All unwashed wool contains a fatty or greasy matter called yolk or suint.Handicraft for Girls