It consists of forming a single thread into a single chain of loops.
By both these methods only a single thread at a time was spun.
On the circumference of the cutter is cut a single thread, and a piece is cut out at e to form a cutting edge.
In the meantime, Maitland's life seemed to hang by a single thread.
Few were there of those near him but had lost theirs altogether, and his hung only by a single thread.
As you know already, Roekmini has been dangerously ill; twice her life seemed to hang upon a single thread.
In such a tangle as this it was impossible to keep the attention fixed upon any single thread.
Willcox & Gibbs' single thread machines are run in many instances at 3,500 stitches per minute.
Graham strained his ears to draw some single thread of sound from the woven tumult.
He knew as well as we that our cause was weak; it hung by a single thread—a missing witness, Mr. Barnhart.