spinning count

noun

Definition of spinning count

: the number of hanks of yarn that can be spun from one pound of washed combed wool of a given fineness wool with a spinning count of 80 is very fine while one of 40 is chiefly suitable for carpets

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“Spinning count.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/spinning%20count. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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