Roving

Definition of Roving

Rov´ing
n.1.The operatin of forming the rove, or slightly twisted sliver or roll of wool or cotton, by means of a machine for the purpose, called a roving frame, or roving machine.
2.A roll or sliver of wool or cotton drawn out and slightly twisted; a rove. See 2d Rove, 2.
Roving frame
a machine for drawing and twisting roves and twisting roves and winding them on bobbin for the spinning machine.
1.The act of one who roves or wanders.

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