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Definition of Tentered

Tentered
Tenter Ten"ter, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Tentered; p. pr. & vb. n. Tentering.] To admit extension. Woolen cloth will tenter, linen scarcely. --Bacon.
Tenter
Tenter Ten"ter, n. 1. One who takes care of, or tends, machines in a factory; a kind of assistant foreman. 2. (Mach.) A kind of governor.
Tenter
Tenter Ten"ter, n. [OE. tenture, tentoure, OF. tenture a stretching, spreading, F. tenture hangings, tapestry, from L. tendere, tentum, to stretch. See Tend to move.] A machine or frame for stretching cloth by means of hooks, called tenter-hooks, so that it may dry even and square. Tenter ground, a place where tenters are erected. Tenter-hook, a sharp, hooked nail used for fastening cloth on a tenter. To be on the tenters, or on the tenter-hooks, to be on the stretch; to be in distress, uneasiness, or suspense. --Hudibras.
Tenter
Tenter Ten"ter, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Tentered; p. pr. & vb. n. Tentering.] To admit extension. Woolen cloth will tenter, linen scarcely. --Bacon.
Tenter
Tenter Ten"ter, v. t. To hang or stretch on, or as on, tenters.

Meaning of Tentered from wikipedia

- the metal hooks emplo**** to hold the fabric to the frame were known as "tentering hooks". Tenters were primarily utilized to process woolen fabric. During...
- mistakes in the English language according to a survey in 2017. "Fulling and Tentering « Trowbridge Museum". trowbridgemuseum.co.uk. Approximate centroid of...
- runner stone is called tentering and lightering. In many windmills it is automated by adding a centrifugal governor to the tentering gear. Depending on the...
- weaver would use a frame loom to weave this into cloth. This was then tentered in the sun to bleach it. The invention by John Kay of the flying shuttle...
- (きっと☆ずっと) 2002: Tentere neko damasii ~天てれ猫だましぃ~ MTK5th 2002: Tentere uta makura ~天てれ歌まくら~ MTK4th 2003: Go! Go! Tamagodon (Go!Go!たまご丼) 2003: Tentere jou karubi...
- supply. Finer speed adjustment was made during the milling process by tentering, that is, adjusting the gap between the stones according to the water...
- both men were not as powerful as they later became. Vodacom Tanzania Tentered in a partnership with Flickswitch in September 2019 to launch a its sim...
- intermediate floor is tentering of the main shaft of douglas fir with an iron construction, which used to have a motor. Also here are the tentering of the grinding...
- it was common to think in multiples of 400 looms. These looms would be tentered by weavers who worked from four to eight looms each and were paid on piece-rate...
- kept working by a tackler who tentered 130. With the More Looms system brought in after the second war, weavers tentered ten looms, but the tackler had...