Licker in
Licker Lick"er (l[i^]k"[~e]r), n. [Cf. {Lecher}.] One who, or that which, licks. [1913 Webster]

{Licker in} (Carding Machine), the drum, or cylinder, by which the lap is taken from the feed rollers. [1913 Webster]


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  • licker-in — |likə|(r)in noun ( s) : a drum or cylinder in a carding machine that takes the lap from the feed rollers * * * /lik euhr in /, n. a roller on a carding machine, esp. the roller that opens the stock as it is fed into the card and transfers the… …   Useful english dictionary

  • licker-in — /lik euhr in /, n. a roller on a carding machine, esp. the roller that opens the stock as it is fed into the card and transfers the fibers to the main cylinder. Also called taker in. [1840 50; lick in + ER1] * * * …   Universalium

  • Licker — Lick er (l[i^]k [ e]r), n. [Cf. {Lecher}.] One who, or that which, licks. [1913 Webster] {Licker in} (Carding Machine), the drum, or cylinder, by which the lap is taken from the feed rollers. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Licker's Last Leg — Album par Goon Moon Sortie 8 mai 2007 Durée 54:11 Genre Rock alternatif, Indie Rock Producteur Chris Goss Label …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Licker's Last Leg — Infobox Album | Name = Licker s Last Leg Type = Album Artist = Goon Moon Released = May 8, 2007 Recorded = Genre = Eclectic rock [ [http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg sql=10:gcfixzu5ldfe T0 All Music Guide entry for Licker s Last Leg ] ]… …   Wikipedia

  • Licker Bottle Cozy — Infobox Album Name = Licker Bottle Cozy Type = EP Artist = Grinspoon Released = December 16, 1996 Genre = Post grunge Alternative metal Label = Universal Records Producer = ? Last album = Grinspoon (1995) This album = Licker Bottle Cozy (1996)… …   Wikipedia

  • licker — n British a swot, sycophant. This abbreviated form of arse licker is in use among schoolchil dren together with its synonym, boff. ► Licker , says Jonathon Angel, 13. ► That s what you get called if you have your hand up all the time; licker or… …   Contemporary slang

  • Licker — Lị|cker 〈m. 3; unz.〉 nach dem Gerbvorgang auf Leder aufgetragenes Fettgemisch [engl.] * * * Lị|cker [phonetische S von gleichbed. engl. liquor (lat. liquor) = Flüssigkeit], der; s, ; Syn.: Fettlicker: in der Lederchemie benutzte ölige… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • boot-licker — also bootlicker, toady, servile follower, 1846, from BOOT (Cf. boot) (n.1) + agent noun from LICK (Cf. lick) (v.). Foot licker in the same sense is from 1610s …   Etymology dictionary

  • taker-in — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ noun ( s) : one that takes in: as a. : cheat, deceiver, swindler b. : licker in …   Useful english dictionary

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