Carding

Definition of Carding

Card´ing
a.1.The act or process of preparing staple for spinning, etc., by carding it. See the Note under Card, v. t.
2.A roll of wool or other fiber as it comes from the carding machine.
Carding engine
a machine for carding cotton, wool, or other fiber, by subjecting it to the action of cylinders, or drums covered with wire-toothed cards, revolving nearly in contact with each other, at different rates of speed, or in opposite directions. The staple issues in soft sheets, or in slender rolls called slivers.
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