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OptimTex multilingual glossary of terms

This Glossary is meant to offer the students support for learning key textile terms of the 6 educational modules in all the languages of the project.
LANGUAGETERMHeald
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SI
DEFINITIONThe heald is a device with a hole through which a warp yarn runs. It can be operated to move up or down, and moves the warp yarn in this way. In Jacquard weaving each yarn can be moved independently, so each heald has its own control unit.
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