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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Throstle(0.00915 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to Throstle.
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: a spinning machine formerly used to twist and wind fibers of
cotton or wool continuously
2: common Old World thrush noted for its song [syn: song thrush
, mavis, Turdus philomelos]
English → English (gcide)
Throstle \Thros"tle\, n. [OE. throsel, AS. [thorn]rostle,
[thorn]rosle; akin to MHG. trostel, G. drossel, Icel.
[thorn]r["o]str, Sw. trast, Lith. strazdas, L. turdus.
[root]238. Cf. Thrush the bird.]
1. (Zo["o]l.) The song thrush. See under Song.
2. A machine for spinning wool, cotton, etc., from the rove,
consisting of a set of drawing rollers with bobbins and
flyers, and differing from the mule in having the twisting
apparatus stationary and the processes continuous; -- so
called because it makes a singing noise.
Throstle cock, the missel thrush. [Prov. Eng.]