skeiner

noun
skein·​er | \ ˈskānə(r) \
plural -s

Definition of skeiner

: one that skeins: such as
a : an operator of a machine for winding thread, yarn, or twine into skeins
b : a worker who winds unfinished cloth into skein form for boiling off

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“Skeiner.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/skeiner. Accessed 28 May. 2022.

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