low-warp loom
low-warp loom low-warp loom, low warp loom low warp loom . a hand loom in which the warp is carried horizontally; for weaving tapestry. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • low warp loom — low warp loom, low warp loom low warp loom . a hand loom in which the warp is carried horizontally; for weaving tapestry. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • low-warp-loom — noun a handloom in which the warp is carried horizontally; for weaving tapestry • Hypernyms: ↑handloom …   Useful english dictionary

  • warp — /wɔp / (say wawp) verb (t) 1. to bend or twist out of shape, especially from a straight or flat form, as timbers, flooring, etc. 2. to bend or turn from the natural or true direction or course. 3. to distort from the truth, fact, true meaning,… …   Australian English dictionary

  • warp — warpage, n. /wawrp/, v.t. 1. to bend or twist out of shape, esp. from a straight or flat form, as timbers or flooring. 2. to bend or turn from the natural or true direction or course. 3. to distort or cause to distort from the truth, fact, true… …   Universalium

  • tapestry — tapestrylike, adj. /tap euh stree/, n., pl. tapestries, v., tapestried, tapestrying. n. 1. a fabric consisting of a warp upon which colored threads are woven by hand to produce a design, often pictorial, used for wall hangings, furniture… …   Universalium

  • handloom — noun a loom powered by hand • Hypernyms: ↑loom • Hyponyms: ↑high warp loom, ↑low warp loom * * * ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ noun : any of various looms or weaving devices operated wholly or partly by hand or foot power * * * /hand loohm /, n. a loom oper …   Useful english dictionary

  • Weaving — Weaver (occupation) redirects here. This article is about textile weaving. For other uses, see Weaving (disambiguation). Warp and weft in plain weaving Weaving is a method of fabric production in which two distinct sets of yarns or threads are… …   Wikipedia

  • textile — /teks tuyl, til/, n. 1. any cloth or goods produced by weaving, knitting, or felting. 2. a material, as a fiber or yarn, used in or suitable for weaving: Glass can be used as a textile. adj. 3. woven or capable of being woven: textile fabrics. 4 …   Universalium

  • floor covering — Finish material on floors, including wood strips, parquet, linoleum, vinyl, asphalt tile, rubber, cork, epoxy resins, ceramic tile, and carpeting. Wood strip flooring, attached to a subfloor of plywood, is most popular, especially for residences …   Universalium

  • Silk in the Indian subcontinent — Silk in India as elsewhere, is an item of luxury.For more than four thousand years, this cloth produced from the cocoons of caterpillers, has been associated with crowned heads and riches throughout the different ages. As a designer once said… …   Wikipedia

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