hank

A measure of YARN varying for different materials; the cotton HANK is 840 yards.

hank

[n] - a coil of rope or wool or yarn
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Hank

A snap - plastic or stainless steel - attached to the luff of the jib, used to attach the jib to the forestay.
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Hank

Hank (hănk) noun [ Confer Danish hank handle, Swedish hank a band or tie, Icelandic hanki hasp, clasp, hönk , hangr , hank, coil, skein, German henkel , henk , handle; all probably akin to English hang . See Hang .] 1. A ...
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Hank

Hank transitive verb 1. [ Middle English hanken .] To fasten with a rope, as a gate. [ Prov. Eng.] Wright. 2. To form into hanks.
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Hank

Hank noun (Wrestling) A throw in which a wrestler turns his left side to his opponent, twines his left leg about his opponent's right leg from the inside, and throws him backward.
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hank

1. A parcel consisting of two or more skeins of yarn or thread tied together. ... 2. A rope or withe for fastening a gate. ... 3. Hold; influence. 'When the devil hath got such a hank over him.' (Bp. Sanderson) ... 4. A ring or eye of rope, wood, or iron, attached to the edge of a sail and running on a stay. ... Origin: Cf. Dan. Hank handle, Sw. Ha...
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hank

noun a coil of rope or wool or yarn
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Hank

• (v. t.) To form into hanks. • (n.) A rope or withe for fastening a gate. • (n.) Hold; influence. • (n.) A ring or eye of rope, wood, or iron, attached to the edge of a sail and running on a stay. • (n.) A parcel consisting of two or more skeins of yarn or thread tied together. • (v. t.) To fasten with a rope, as a ga...
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hank

in textile manufacture, unit of measure applied to a length of yarn or to a loose assemblage of fibres forming a single strand, and varying ...
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hank

(from the article `education`) ...which provided the moral training for upper-class samurai that was essential for maintaining the ideology of the feudal regime. Han, or feudal ...
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Hank

Hank is a German boy name. The meaning of the name is `ruler of an estate ` Where is it used? The name Hank is mainly used In English.It is an abbreviated form of Giovanna, used In Italian.How do they say it elsewhere? Johannes ( In German, Dutch, Scandinavian and In Late Roman) See also In Welsh and In English: Evan In Welsh: Iefan In Wels
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Hank

The USS Hank was an American Allen M Sumner Class destroyer of 2200 tons displacement launched in 1944. The USS Hank was powered by four boilers providing a top speed of 36.5 knots. She carried a complement of 350 and was armed with six 5 inch guns; twelve 40 mm anti-aircraft guns; eleven 20 mm anti-aircraft guns and ten 21 inch torpedo tubes arran...
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Hank

an unsupported coil comprising wraps of yarn (or sliver) made by winding the yarn on a reeling machine with a cross-wound pattern and then binding it to prevent tangling.
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Hank

A hank is a measure of cotton equal to seven skeins.
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Hank

A fastener attached to the luff of the headsail that attaches the headsail to the forestay. Typical designs include a bronze or plastic hook with a spring-operated gate, or a strip of cloth webbing with a snap fastener.
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Hank

[disambiguation] Hank is both a given name and a surname. Hank may also refer to: ==In entertainment== ...
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Hank

[textile] In the textile industry, a hank refers to a unit of yarn or twine that is in a coiled form. This is often the best form for use with hand looms, compared to the cone form needed for power looms. Hanks come in a fixed length depending on the type of material, so the term hank is sometimes used as a unit of measure. For instance, a ...
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Hank

A fastener attached to the luff of the headsail that attaches the headsail to the forestay. Typical designs include a bronze or plastic hook with a spring-operated gate, or a strip of cloth webbing with a snap fastener.
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hank

series of rings or clips for attaching a jib or staysail to a stay
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HANK

A metal or nylon clip used to hold the luff of a headsail or staysail to the forestay.
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hank

series of rings or clips for attaching a jib or staysail to a stay
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Hank

Hank is both a masculine given name and a surname. It is a pet form of the name Henry, influenced by the Dutch name Henk, that is mainly used in the United States. Notable people with the name include: Given name: Nickname: Surname: Fictional characters: ...
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Hank

[dog] Hank, also known as Hank T. Dog, is an unofficial mascot of the Milwaukee Brewers of Major League Baseball. Believed to be a part-Bichon Frise mixed-breed of about two or three years of age, Hank was rescued by the Brewers when he wandered into their spring training facility before the start of the 2014 MLB season. ==Background== Hank...
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