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Definition of "warp-thread" [warp-thread]

  • One of the threads which form the warp of a web. (noun)

The Century Dictionary (Public Domain)

Use "warp-thread" in a sentence
  • "Four lines of warp-thread are then fixed from end to end of the roller, two above and two below the groove."
  • "When two of the warp-thread courses are complete, insert either the pointed end of the bobbin or a blunt needle between the warp-threads below the woven portion, and if necessary move the warp-strings a little to or fro until they are equally separated each from the other all along the line."
  • "Now weave two courses with this warp-thread and beat it down with the comb, leaving the woof during the process rather loose."