Jacquard loom(redirected from Jacquard mechanism)
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(or jac′quard) loom`,
a loom for producing elaborate designs in an intricate weave (Jac′quard weave` or jac′quard weave`) constructed from a variety of basic weaves.
[1850–55; after J. M. Jacquard (1757–1834), French inventor]