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Overview of noun jacquard

The noun jacquard has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. Jacquard, Joseph M. Jacquard, Joseph Marie Jacquard

(French inventor of the Jacquard loom that could automatically weave complicated patterns (1752-1834))

2. jacquard

(a highly figured fabric woven on a Jacquard loom)

3. Jacquard loom, Jacquard

(a loom with an attachment for forming openings for the passage of the shuttle between the warp threads; used in weaving figured fabrics) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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