noun 1. a machine for drawing, twisting, and winding yarn.
noun 1. an early spinning machine having more than one spindle, enabling a person to spin a number of yarns simultaneously. spinning jenny noun 1. an early type of spinning frame with several spindles, invented by James Hargreaves in 1764
noun 1. mule1 (def 7). spinning mule noun 1. (textiles) See mule1 (sense 3)
noun 1. a fishing reel mounted on a spinning rod, having a stationary spool on the side of which is a revolving metal arm that catches the line and winds it onto the spool as a handle is turned, the metal arm being disengaged during casting so the line spirals freely off the spool, carried […]