Work+a+loom

  • 1 Loom (video game) — LOOM redirects here. For the theatre company, see Light Opera of Manhattan. For the AI language, see LOOM (ontology). Loom Cover art Developer(s) …

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  • 2 LOOM — Entwickler: LucasArts Verleger: Softgold Publikation: 1990 Pla …

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  • 3 Loom (Computerspiel) — Loom Entwickler LucasArts …

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  • 4 loom — 01. Huge fir trees [loomed] above the travelers as they entered the forest. 02. The little boy felt nervous with the principal [looming] above him in the office. 03. With war [looming], refugees have begun to flee across the border. 04. The… …

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  • 5 work, history of the organization of — Introduction       history of the methods by which society structures the activities and labour necessary to its survival. work is essential in providing the basic physical needs of food, clothing, and shelter. But work involves more than the use …

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  • 6 work-loom — …

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  • 7 Dobby loom — A loom from the 1890s with a dobby head. A Dobby Loom is a type of floor loom that controls the whole warp threads using a device called a dobby. Dobby is a corruption of draw boy which refers to the weaver s helpers who used to control the …

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  • 8 Northrop Loom — A Draper loom in textile museum, Lowell, Massachusetts …

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  • 9 Power loom — The first power loom, a mechanized loom powered by a drive shaft, was designed in 1784 by Edmund Cartwright and first built in 1785, later to be perfected by William Horrocks. It allowed textile making to be done far faster than if a human had… …

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  • 10 Power loom — Power Pow er, n. [OE. pouer, poer, OF. poeir, pooir, F. pouvoir, n. & v., fr. LL. potere, for L. posse, potesse, to be able, to have power. See {Possible}, {Potent}, and cf. {Posse comitatus}.] 1. Ability to act, regarded as latent or inherent;… …

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  • 11 Cambuslang Work — The Cambuslang Work,or ‘ Wark ’ in the Scots language, (February to November 1742) was a period of extraordinary religious activity, in Cambuslang, Scotland. The event peaked in August 1742 when a crowd of some 30,000 gathered in the ‘preaching… …

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  • 12 Hand work — Hand Hand (h[a^]nd), n. [AS. hand, hond; akin to D., G., & Sw. hand, OHG. hant, Dan. haand, Icel. h[ o]nd, Goth. handus, and perh. to Goth. hin[thorn]an to seize (in comp.). Cf. {Hunt}.] 1. That part of the fore limb below the forearm or wrist in …

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  • 13 Machine work — Machine Ma*chine (m[.a]*sh[=e]n ), n. [F., fr. L. machina machine, engine, device, trick, Gr. ?, from ? means, expedient. Cf. {Mechanic}.] 1. In general, any combination of bodies so connected that their relative motions are constrained, and by… …

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  • 14 God of War II — Infobox VG title = God of War II caption = The North American box art, depicting Kratos overlooking the Palace of the Fates resolution = 480p (EDTV) 480i (SDTV) aspect ratio = 16:9 / 4:3 developer = SCE Studios Santa Monica publisher = Sony… …

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  • 15 Francis Crossley — Sir Francis Crossley, 1st Baronet, of Halifax (Halifax, 26 October 1817 ndash; 5 January 1872), was a British carpet manufacturer, philanthropist and Liberal Party politician. His father, John Crossley, was a carpet manufacturer at Dean Clough… …

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  • 16 weave — I. v. a. 1. Interlace (as the threads of a fabric), intwine, plant, plat, braid, mat. 2. Unite intimately, unite by close connection or intermixture. 3. Compose, form into a fabric. II. v. n. Work a loom, practise weaving …

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  • 17 National Fund for the Development of Arts and Crafts — Loom on display at the Palacio de Deportes for the annual FONART craft exhibition The Fondo Nacional para el Fomento de las Artesanías or National Fund for the Development of Arts and Crafts (best known as FONART) is a dependence of the… …

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  • 18 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 …

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  • 19 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… …

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  • 20 computer — computerlike, adj. /keuhm pyooh teuhr/, n. 1. Also called processor. an electronic device designed to accept data, perform prescribed mathematical and logical operations at high speed, and display the results of these operations. Cf. analog… …

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