a Scot word for poor
[meet-n-puh-tey-tohz, -tuh z] /ˈmit n pəˈteɪ toʊz, -təz/ adjective, Informal. 1. fundamental; down-to-earth; basic: What are the meat-and-potatoes issues of the election? noun, (used with a singular or plural verb) Informal. 1. the essential or basic part: Community service is the meat and potatoes of this program. modifier : It’s the meat-andpotatoes appeal, the old […]
noun 1. the act of a person or thing that winds. 2. a bend, turn, or flexure. 3. a coiling, folding, or wrapping, as of one thing about another. 4. something that is wound or coiled, or a single round of it. 5. Electricity. a symmetrically laid, electrically conducting current path in any device. the […]
- Winding drum
/ˈwaɪndɪŋ/ noun 1. a rotating drum usually grooved to nest a wire rope which is wound onto it as part of the mechanism of a hoist
noun 1. a machine on which yarn or thread is wound.