Bolting cloth
Bolting Bolt"ing, n. 1. A sifting, as of flour or meal. [1913 Webster]

2. (Law) A private arguing of cases for practice by students, as in the Inns of Court. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

{Bolting cloth}, wire, hair, silk, or other sieve cloth of different degrees of fineness; -- used by millers for sifting flour. --McElrath.

{Bolting hutch}, a bin or tub for the bolted flour or meal; (fig.) a receptacle. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • bolting cloth — noun Etymology: bolting (I) : a firm fabric now usually of silk woven in various mesh sizes for bolting (as flour) or for use in screen printing, needlework, or photographic enlargements * * * a sturdy fabric, usually of fine silk or nylon mesh,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • bolting cloth — a sturdy fabric, usually of fine silk or nylon mesh, used chiefly in serigraphy, embroidery, and as a foundation fabric for wigs. [1275 1325; ME] * * * …   Universalium

  • Bolting — Bolt ing, n. 1. A sifting, as of flour or meal. [1913 Webster] 2. (Law) A private arguing of cases for practice by students, as in the Inns of Court. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] {Bolting cloth}, wire, hair, silk, or other sieve cloth of different… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bolting hutch — Bolting Bolt ing, n. 1. A sifting, as of flour or meal. [1913 Webster] 2. (Law) A private arguing of cases for practice by students, as in the Inns of Court. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] {Bolting cloth}, wire, hair, silk, or other sieve cloth of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • boulting cloth — or bolting cloth noun A firm silk or nylon fabric with various mesh sizes used for boulting meal or flour, for embroidery, or for photographic enlargements • • • Main Entry: ↑boult …   Useful english dictionary

  • bolt|ing cloth — «BOHL tihng», 1. cloth, as of linen or silk, for bolting or sifting meal. 2. the silk to which the stencil is applied in silk screen printing …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mesh (scale) — Mesh material is often used in determining the particle size distribution of a granular material. For example, a sample from a truckload of peanuts may be placed atop a mesh with 5 mm openings. When the mesh is shaken, small broken pieces… …   Wikipedia

  • Bultel — Bul tel, n. [LL. bultellus. See {Bolt} to sift.] A bolter or bolting cloth; also, bran. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sieve — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. riddle, colander, sifter, screen, strainer, bolter. See opening. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. strainer, sifter, colander, screen, bolt, bolting cloth, mesh, searce, hair sieve, drum sieve, flat sieve,… …   English dictionary for students

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