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 +<< [[contents:​index| Dictionary Index]] << [[contents:​t|Definitions under T]]
  
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 +====== Tease Wool, or Hair ======
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 +Teasing the hard and almost matted knots in the wool, or hair, with which the [[b:​balls|balls]] are stuffed. —// M//. Wool only is now used for stuffing balls, which is combed with strong wool combs, previous to [[k:​knock-up-balls|knocking up balls]]. It appears by this extract, that hair was used for this purpose as well as wool in the seventeenth century. ​
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