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warper

[wawr-per] /ˈwɔr pər/
noun
1.
a person or thing that warps.
2.
Textiles. a machine used to wind warp ends in preparation for weaving.
Origin
1000
before 1000; Old English weorpere thrower (in ME only in compounds); see warp, -er1
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  • The warper was not used on a continual basis, but was operated approximately six to eight times a month, depending on the need.

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