Meaning of BOBBIN in English

[bob.bin] n [origin unknown] (1530) 1 a: a cylinder or spindle on which yarn or thread is wound (as in a sewing machine) b: any of various small round devices on which threads are wound for working handmade lace c: a coil of insulated wire or the reel it is wound on

2: a cotton cord formerly used by dressmakers for piping

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