tummer

noun
tum·​mer | \ ˈtəmə(r) \
plural -s

Definition of tummer

: a small drum similar to the doffer for transferring the cotton from the first to the second cylinder in the double carding process of cotton manufacture

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“Tummer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tummer. Accessed 4 Mar. 2021.

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