Drawloom

• (n.) A species of damask made on the drawloom. • (n.) A kind of loom used in weaving figured patterns; -- called also drawboy.
Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/drawloom/

drawloom

(from the article `textile`) ...for simply patterned fabrics, but a more complex loom was needed for the weaving of intricately figured fabrics, which might require 100 or more ... The drawloom, probably invented in Asia for silk weaving, made possible the weaving of more intricate patterns by providing a means for raising warp ... [...
Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/d/73

Drawloom

Draw'loom` noun 1. A kind of loom used in weaving figured patterns; -- called also drawboy . 2. A species of damask made on the drawloom.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/D/120

Drawloom

A two harness loom. The first harness usually has 4 - 10 shafts and the second creates a pattern by using a set of shafts or individually tied groups of threads. To read more on drawlooms
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21174
No exact match found