Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. wolle, wulle, AS. wull,; akin to D. wol, OHG. wolla, G. wolle, Icel. & Sw. ull, Dan. uld, Goth, wulla, Lith. vilna, Russ. volna, L. vellus, Skr. ūrṇā, wool, vṛ, to cover. √146, 287. Cf. Flannel Velvet
Stuff made of wool and hair.
"The Sailor's Word-Book" by William Henry Smyth
Added to that, the wool was of coarse, harsh quality and the dyeing was badly done.
"The Tapestry Book" by Helen Churchill Candee
What was this one doing wool-gathering in Egypt?
"Hopes and Fears scenes from the life of a spinster" by Charlotte M. Yonge
He is a highly respectable elderly party, who deals in wool.
"A Black Adonis" by Linn Boyd Porter
It often drew tears from my eyes, to see her hanging with such fondness over a few bones, mixed with a small portion of wool.
"Minnie's Pet Lamb" by Madeline Leslie
The finest Peruvian pellones are made of a mixture of sheep's wool and goat's hair.
"Travels in Peru, on the Coast, in the Sierra, Across the Cordilleras and the Andes, into the Primeval Forests" by J. J. von Tschudi
That nettled me and, instead, I made a plunge for a big wether and fastened both hands into his wool.
"When Life Was Young" by C. A. Stephens
And she wraps me in cotton-wool from head to foot.
"Jewish Children" by Sholem Naumovich Rabinovich
I don't know how we shall get along without her wool for spinning.
"Here and Now Story Book" by Lucy Sprague Mitchell
The principal articles of import are cotton and cotton goods, wool and woollen goods, silk and silk goods, coffee, tobacco and metals.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 1" by Various
Ingerid Sletten of Sillejord
Neither gold nor silver did own,
But a little hood of gay wool alone,
Her mother had given of yore.
"Ingerid Sletten" by Bjornstjerne Bjornson
I did not think
So much was there. He'll not get all
For wool and loom; I will not wrong myself;
As much as half is fair.
"The Miracle Of The Corn" by Padraic Colum
A little hood of gay wool alone,
With no braid nor lining, was here;
But parent love made it ever dear,
And brighter than gold it shone.
"Ingerid Sletten" by Bjornstjerne Bjornson
Make a cable of hemp and a cable of wool
And a cable of maidens' hair,
And hie thee back to the roaring pool
And anchor in safety there.
"Legend of The Corrievrechan" by George MacDonald
With willing hands she works in flax,
In wool, and many other things,
And, rising early in the morn,
Her household's portion duly brings.
"A Virtuous Woman" by Thomas Frederick Young
Here on the porch when the work was done,
Sat with a young girl, (not like me,)
Her heart was light as the wool she spun,
And her laughter merry as it could be;
"Little Cyrus" by Alice Cary
A trip with her mother to the Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival this year was not something that interested her a great deal.
Taylor Howman, 10, of Wooster, was awarded a Border Leicester ewe , Alisa, at the Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival on May 6.
Yarn Lion Brand Wool (Art 820) 100% wool.
This time around, wool makes lighter, softer fabric for outdoor apparel.
Bottega Veneta's boiled-wool skirt suit features color-blocked brights.
Does Romney's staff really think that only dyed-in-the-wool republicans follow his campaign.
ASI Contracted by Natick to Develop a New Wool/Aramid Fabric.
Wool felt in fall colors to match your table runner ?
Taylor Howman, 10, of Wooster, was awarded a Border Leicester ewe, Alisa, at the Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival on May 6.
Plaid wool cap, $98.50 at Paul Stuart.
Gilbert joined Tai Ping in 2008 to lead the design of the company's new wool carpet tile division.
Wool-felt specialist Claudy Jongstra hails from a rural corner of the Netherlands.
THIS SATURDAY WILL BE THE ANNUAL SHEEP AND WOOL GATHERING.
The company's new store will feature apparel and home furnishings, including Pendleton's signature woven- wool blankets inspired by Native American graphics.
If sheep are covered in wool, why don't they shrink when they get wet.
Since the hammer is made of wool felt, it has some elasticity.
Analysis on the relations between piano touch and tone
Before testing, the components of the couplers were cleaned in a Class-1000 clean area. The outer conductors were rinsed with deionized-water (DI) and allowed to dry in the cleanroom. Using Gauge-32 copper wool, the inner conductors were scrubbed with DI water and methanol.
High-Power Testing of the APT Power Coupler
Multiscale displacement field measurements of compressed mineral-wool samples by digital image correlation.
A study of localisation in dual-phase high-strength steels under dynamic loading using digital image correlation and FE analysis
Rather, they stick to the policy of ignoring criticism, apparently in the hope of pulling the wool over the eyes of an uncritical public.
Figure 7: Photo of a piece of superconductor (wrapped in cotton wool and yellow sticky tape for thermal insulation) levitating above a magnetic track.
The Wonders of Levitation