Wool-winder

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • ns Wool-winder one who bundles wool for packing
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. wull; Goth. wulla, Ger. wolle, L. villus.

Usage

In literature:

It has borne several names, and was identical with the guild of the wool-packers or wool-winders.
"Memorials of Old London" by Various
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In news:

This wool winder, made in Pennsylvania in the 19th century, was refinished, so it sold for only $34 at Conestoga Auction Co.
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