Tufting
Tuft Tuft, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Tufted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Tufting}.] 1. To separate into tufts. [1913 Webster]

2. To adorn with tufts or with a tuft. --Thomson. [1913 Webster]


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