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noun (n)

  • a comb for separating flax fibers (noun.artifact)
    Synonym: heckle
    source: wordnet30
  • An instrument with long iron teeth set in a board, for cleansing flax or hemp from the tow, hards, or coarse part; a kind of large comb; -- called also hackle and heckle. (noun)
    source: webster1913

verb (v)

  • comb with a heckle (
    Synonym: hackle, heckle
    source: wordnet30
  • To draw through the teeth of a hatchel, as flax or hemp, so as to separate the coarse and refuse parts from the fine, fibrous parts. (verb)
    source: webster1913

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