Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Quill

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_9701

\kwil\ n [ME quil; akin to MHGr kil] (15c) A light, tapered tube of wood, metal, paper, or plastic on which the filling yarn is wound for use in the shuttle during weaving. (Elsevier’s Textile Dictionary, Vincenti R (ed), Elsevier Science and Technology Books, New York; Joseph ML Textile Science, 5th Ed., CBS College Publishing, New York, 1986)

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA