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1. One that makes loops.
2. See inchworm.


1. a person or thing that loops or makes loops
2. (Animals) another name for a measuring worm


(ˈlu pər)

1. a person or thing that loops something or forms loops.
2. a measuringworm.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.looper - small hairless caterpillar having legs on only its front and rear segmentslooper - small hairless caterpillar having legs on only its front and rear segments; mostly larvae of moths of the family Geometridae
caterpillar - a wormlike and often brightly colored and hairy or spiny larva of a butterfly or moth
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These are minimum values of needle's and looper's travel that ensure the reliable contact of working bodies in the so-called moments of "loop-fallover" needle and looper interaction with consecutive loop fixation by the needle as well as the normal operation of feeding mechanism.
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This article refers to the most common type of serger that has a right and left needle, upper looper and lower looper to form stitches with two, three, or four threads.
com)-- Child Care Associates (CCA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Patricia Looper and Kumisha Saffold as new Co-Directors for its Head Start and Early Head Start programs, serving more than 2,500 children throughout Tarrant County.
Data on looper counts were square root transformed whereas means of percent twig damage were arcsine transformed before analysis.
Rian Johnson's recent film Looper portrays the complex relationship between violence and the sacred in contemporary society through its exploration of the question of whether or not retribution is an effective way of preserving life.
In the tests, the cabbage was pitted against its natural enemy, the cabbage looper 6 a small moth larva.
of California at Davis) and Looper (art and art history, California State U.