warp beam

warp beam
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [wawrp beem]
    • /wɔrp bim/
    • /wɔːp biːm/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [wawrp beem]
    • /wɔrp bim/

Definitions of warp beam words

  • noun warp beam a roller, located at the back of a loom, on which the warp ends are wound in preparation for weaving. 1
  • noun warp beam the roller on which the top is wound in a loom 0
  • noun warp beam The roller on which the warp is wound in a loom. 0

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Origin of warp beam

First appearance:

before 1825
One of the 37% newest English words
First recorded in 1825-35

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Parts of speech for Warp beam


warp beam popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 44% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 57% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

warp beam usage trend in Literature

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