Warping

Definition of Warping

Warp´ing
n.1.The act or process of one who, or that which, warps.
2.The art or occupation of preparing warp or webs for the weaver.
Warping bank
a bank of earth raised round a field to retain water let in for the purpose of enriching land.
Warping hook
a hook used by rope makers for hanging the yarn on, when warping it into hauls for tarring.
- Craig.
Warping mill
a machine for warping yarn.
Warping penny
money, varying according to the length of the thread, paid to the weaver by the spinner on laying the warp.
Warping post
a strong post used in warping rope-yarn.
- Wright.

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deformation, distort, distortion, falsify, garble, warp
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