coiler

noun
coil·​er | \ ˈkȯilə(r) \
plural -s

Definition of coiler

1 : an apparatus used in spinning cotton and other fibers that coils the sliver by feeding it through a tube attached to an annular revolving plate into oppositely revolving cans
2 : one that makes coils (as by winding wire to form springs)

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coil entry 1 + -er

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“Coiler.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/coiler. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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