hard-spun

hard-spun
/hahrd"spun"/, adj.
(of yarn) compactly twisted in spinning.
[1905-10]

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hard-spun «HAHRD SPUHN», adjective.
tightly twisted in spinning: »

hard-spun yarn.


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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