spun yarn

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spun yarn

A lightweight line made of several rope yarns loosely wound together, used for seizings onboard ship.

spun yarn



(Nautical Terms) nautical small stuff made from rope yarns twisted together

spun′ yarn′

1. yarn produced by spinning fibers into a continuous strand.
2. cord formed of rope yarns loosely twisted together, for serving ropes, bending sails, etc.
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Noun1.spun yarn - (nautical) small stuff consisting of a lightweight rope made of several rope yarns loosely wound together
sailing, seafaring, navigation - the work of a sailor
small stuff - any light rope used on shipboard
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Phylo now placed this by her side, full of fine spun yarn, and a distaff charged with violet coloured wool was laid upon the top of it.
Alec when Rose was there at work, the sewing-room was quite irresistible, and he made himself so agreeable that no one had the heart to drive him away, especially when he read aloud or spun yarns.
Lahoti pointed out that while every other segment in the textile value chain including manmade fibre spun yarn have been provided with the MEIS benefits, cotton yarn has been excluded for some inexplicable reason, even though it was included in the Focus Market Scheme (FMS), Incremental Export Incentive Scheme under the earlier Foreign Trade Policy.
The committee met here with Asad Omer in the chair and discussed the matters related to Leather Craft Development Company (LCDC) and Spun Yarn Research and development Company (SYDC).
HONG KONG, Mar 8, 2016 - (ACN Newswire) - Texhong Textile Group Limited ("Texhong Textile" or the "Group"; stock code: 2678), one of the world's largest core spun yarn suppliers, today announced its annual results for the year ended 31 December 2015 ("Review Year").
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In order to accelerate the development of after-sales business, functions that have been settled in the Spun Yarn Systems business group until now will be combined into an additional business group beginning January 1, 2015.
Effects of spinning processes on HVI fiber characteristics and spun yarn properties.
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Unevenness % (U) and coefficient of variation (CV) in mass of spun yarn were measured.
Black Leicester Longwool DK is a worsted spun yarn which enhances its lustre, resulting in a lovely dark grey shade with a hint of brown.