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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.
LANGUAGETERMRapier Weaving Loom
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DEFINITIONA rapier weaving loom is a shuttleless weaving loom. The weft (filling) yarns is carried through the shed by finger-like carriers called rapiers, which deliver the yarn from one side to the other (often two rapiers, with a hand over of the yarn in the middle).ovelty yarns like tape yarns, as those yarns are difficult to weave with other looms.
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