speed (def 5b).
- Shut the door
see: close the door
noun 1. the stile of a door or shutter that closes against the frame of the opening.
noun 1. a device in a loom for passing or shooting the weft thread through the shed from one side of the web to the other, usually consisting of a boat-shaped piece of wood containing a bobbin on which the weft thread is wound. 2. the sliding container that carries the lower thread in a […]
- Shuttle armature
noun 1. a simple H-shaped armature used in small direct-current motors