drawingsin

drawing-in

[draw-ing-in]
noun, plural drawings-in.
the act or process of threading warp ends through the heddle eyes of the harness and the dents of the reed according to a given plan for weaving a fabric.

Origin:
1835–45; draw in + -ing1

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To drawingsin
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: drawings-in
Next Definition: drawknife
Words Near: drawingsin
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for drawingsin
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing drawingsin
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature