Definitions for slubslʌb

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. slub, knot, burl(noun)

    soft lump or unevenness in a yarn; either an imperfection or created by design

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. slub(Noun)

    A small thickened portion or knot found on linen yarn, caused by defects.

  2. slub(Noun)

    Sludge.

  3. slub(Noun)

    Fabric fiber produced by slubbing.

  4. slub(Verb)

    To draw and twist fibers in order to prepare them for spinning.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Slub(noun)

    a roll of wool slightly twisted; a rove; -- called also slubbing

  2. Slub(verb)

    to draw out and twist slightly; -- said of slivers of wool

  3. Origin: [Etymol. uncertain.]

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