roller-gin


roller-gin

roller-gin, roller-gins nom masculin (anglais roller-gin, de roller, rouleau, et to gin, égrener (le coton) Machine servant à égrener le coton, composée d'un rouleau garni d'un cuir strié.

roller-gin [ʀɔlœʀdʒin] n. m.
ÉTYM. 1878; mot angl. de roller « rouleau », et to gin « égrener le coton ».
Anglic. Techn. Machine à égrener le coton, formée d'un rouleau et d'un couteau à mouvement alternatif vertical.

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