needle board


Definition of needle board

1 : a board covered with very short fine wires that is used for pressing pile fabrics
2a : the perforated board in a jacquard mechanism through which the ends of the actuating needles project
b : a board carrying the needles in a punch loom or needle loom

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“Needle board.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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