'twin·er || 'twaɪnə(r) n. something or someone that twines, something or someone that twists strands together

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  • Twiner — Twin er, n. (Bot.) Any plant which twines about a support. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Twiner — Twiner, s. Mulezwirnmaschine, Bd. 6, S. 536 …   Lexikon der gesamten Technik

  • twiner — noun see twine II …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • twiner — See twine. * * * …   Universalium

  • twiner — noun Any plant which twines about a support …   Wiktionary

  • twiner — winter …   Anagrams dictionary

  • twiner — twin·er …   English syllables

  • twiner — noun someone who intertwines (e.g. threads) or forms something by twisting or interlacing • Derivationally related forms: ↑twine • Hypernyms: ↑worker …   Useful english dictionary

  • Twiner Mule — The mule machine adapted for doubling yarns. Machines are usually built with the creel adapted to travel on a carriage to and from the spindles, but twiner mules can also be made with the creel stationary and the spindle carriage arranged to… …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • Yorkshire Twiner — A mule machine used for doubling and twisting two or more threads together at one operation. It has similar general features to the spinning mule, but in the Yorkshire twiner, the spindle carriage is stationary and the creel carrying the supply… …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

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