power loom

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Noun1.Power loom - a loom operated mechanicallypower loom - a loom operated mechanically  
loom - a textile machine for weaving yarn into a textile
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Tenders are invited for purchase of testing equipment accessories under the projects coe modernization up gradation of power loom service centers (plscs)
BARA -- The Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Sardar Mahtab Ahmed Khan on Wednesday reopened the small silk power loom factories in Bara, Khyber Agency which remained closed since 2009 and pledged that very soon all the business activities would be restarted throughout Khyber Agency with peaceful repatriation of the IDPs thus restoring the past prestige of Bara Bazar.
1743: Edmund Cartwright, inventor of the power loom, was born.
4515) or get a second-hand power loom and work on it rather than continue weaving.
A poet of manual labourers, of power loom workers, of mill workers, of
Kant is of the view that the handloom mark scheme announced by the Prime Minister should be used to create a regulatory legal check on those who cheat consumers by passing of power loom products as handloom.
Contrary to the declining trend in the production of cloth in the mill sector, the non-mill sector or power loom sector, maintained a rising tempo of expansion in capacity and production.
In Manchester, historical forces ranging from the power loom, to Chartism and other manifestations of working-class unrest, to the political culture of English religion, intensified the tensions among equality, the need for hierarchy, and their consequent moral categories.
The worst affected were power loom workers who were working on daily wages.
William Crompton, a young cotton mill worker who invented the first fancy power loom, bought the land in 1860 and built part of the structure that stands there today.
Limited Tenders are invited for Inviting Sealed Quotations For Supply Of Spare Parts Of Power Loom At Dctsc, Dharwad
FAISALABAD -- An intelligence team of Faisalabad Electric Supply Company (FESCO) has unearthed massive electricity pilferage at a local power loom factory in the area of Ghulam Mohammad Abad police station.