warping board


a rectangular board containing evenly spaced pegs at each end on which the warp is wound in preparation for weaving.

Nearby words

  1. warp knitting,
  2. warp speed,
  3. warp-knitted,
  4. warpath,
  5. warper,
  6. warping frame,
  7. warplane,
  8. warpwise,
  9. warrant,
  10. warrant of fitness

Origin of warping board

First recorded in 1905–10

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