noun, plural spinneys. British.
a small wood or thicket.
(mainly Brit) a small wood or copse
noun 1. Textiles. the act or process of converting staple or short lengths of fiber, as cotton or rayon, into continuous yarn or thread. the extrusion of a solution of fiber-forming substances through holes in a spinneret to form filaments. 2. Entomology. the act or process of secreting and placing silk or silklike filaments, as […]
noun 1. centrifugal box.
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