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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: hackle(0.01015 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to hackle.
English → English (WordNet)
n : long slender feather on the necks of e.g. turkeys and
v : comb with a heckle; “heckle hemp or flax” [syn: heckle, hatchel]
English → English (gcide)
hackle \hac"kle\ (h[a^]k"k'l), n. [See Heckle, and cf.
1. A comb for dressing flax, raw silk, etc.; a hatchel.
2. Any flimsy substance unspun, as raw silk.
3. One of the peculiar, long, narrow feathers on the neck of
fowls, most noticeable on the cock, -- often used in
making artificial flies; hence, any feather so used.
4. An artificial fly for angling, made of feathers.
Hatchel \Hatch"el\ (-[e^]l; 277), n. [OE. hechele, hekele; akin
to D. hekel, G. hechel, Dan. hegle, Sw. h["a]kla, and prob.
to E. hook. See Hook, and cf. Hackle, Heckle.]
An instrument with long iron teeth set in a board, for
cleansing flax or hemp from the tow, hards, or coarse part; a
kind of large comb; -- called also hackle and heckle.