Bob`bi*net" (?), n. [Bobbin + net.]

A kind of cotton lace which is wrought by machines, and not by hand./def> [Sometimes written bobbin net.]<

The English machine-made net is now confined to point net, warp net, and bobbin net, so called from the peculiar construction of the machines by which they are produced. Tomlinsom.

 

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