a wool-spinning method in which the fibers are oiled prior to combing and subsequently spun into worsted yarn.
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having brads. a slender wire nail having either a small, deep head or a projection to one side of the head end. to fasten with brads. Historical Examples King Spruce, A Novel Holman Day Rustic Carpentry Paul N. Hasluck The Library of Work and Play: Home Decoration Charles Franklin Warner Slave Narratives: A Folk History […]
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