Slaie
Slaie \Slaie\, n. [See {Sley}.] A weaver's reed; a sley. [1913 Webster]

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  • slaie — var. of slay n.1; obs. f. slay v.1 …   Useful english dictionary

  • slaie — Sley Sley, n. [AS. sl?, fr. sle[ a]n to strike. See {Slay}, v. t.] 1. A weaver s reed. [Spelt also {slaie}.] [1913 Webster] 2. A guideway in a knitting machine. Knight. [1913 Webster] 3. (Weaving) The number of ends per inch in the cloth,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sleid — Sleid, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Sleided}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Sleiding}.] [See {Sley}.] To sley, or prepare for use in the weaver s sley, or slaie. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sleided — Sleid Sleid, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Sleided}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Sleiding}.] [See {Sley}.] To sley, or prepare for use in the weaver s sley, or slaie. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sleiding — Sleid Sleid, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Sleided}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Sleiding}.] [See {Sley}.] To sley, or prepare for use in the weaver s sley, or slaie. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sley — Sley, n. [AS. sl?, fr. sle[ a]n to strike. See {Slay}, v. t.] 1. A weaver s reed. [Spelt also {slaie}.] [1913 Webster] 2. A guideway in a knitting machine. Knight. [1913 Webster] 3. (Weaving) The number of ends per inch in the cloth, provided… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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