Jacquard loom

noun

Definition of Jacquard loom

: a loom designed to weave fabrics of intricate design whose control mechanism makes use of cards with holes punched in them

First Known Use of Jacquard loom

1851, in the meaning defined above

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“Jacquard loom.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Jacquard%20loom. Accessed 2 Jun. 2020.

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