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new wool

  

      n   wool that is being processed or woven for the first time,   (Usual U.S. term)    virgin wool  
Diccionario de inglés definición  
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wool  
      n  
1    the outer coat of sheep, yaks, etc., which consists of short curly hairs  
2    yarn spun from the coat of sheep, etc., used in weaving, knitting, etc.  
3   
a    cloth or a garment made from this yarn  
b    (as modifier)  
a wool dress     
4    any of certain fibrous materials  
glass wool, steel wool     
5    Informal   short thick curly hair  
6    a tangled mass of soft fine hairs that occurs in certain plants  
7    dyed in the wool   confirmed in one's beliefs or opinions  
8    pull the wool over someone's eyes   to deceive or delude someone  
     (Old English wull; related to Old Frisian, Middle Dutch wulle, Old High German wolla (German Wolle), Old Norse ull, Latin lana and vellus fleece)  
  wool-like      adj  


Botany wool  
      n   a fine wool from the merino sheep  
     (C19: from Botany Bay, where the wool came from originally)  
bull's wool  
      n     (Austral. and N.Z.)  
informal   nonsense  
clean wool  
      n   wool that has been scoured to remove wax  
cotton wool  
      n  
1      (Also called)    purified cotton     (Chiefly Brit)   bleached and sterilized cotton from which the gross impurities, such as the seeds and waxy matter, have been removed: used for surgical dressings, tampons, etc.,   (Usual U.S. term)    absorbent cotton  
2    cotton in the natural state  
3      (Brit)  
informal  
a    a state of pampered comfort and protection  
b    (as modifier)  
a cotton-wool existence     
dyed-in-the-wool  
      adj  
1    extreme or unchanging in attitude, opinion, etc.  
2    (of a fabric) made of dyed yarn  
glass wool  
      n   fine spun glass massed into a wool-like bulk, used in insulation, filtering, etc.  
greasy wool  
      n   untreated wool, still retaining the lanolin, which is used for waterproof clothing  
lamb's wool  
      n  
a    fine soft wool obtained from a lamb at its first shearing  
b    (as modifier)  
lamb's-wool jumpers     
mineral wool  
      n   a fibrous material made by blowing steam or air through molten slag and used for packing and insulation,   (Also called)    rock wool  
new wool  
      n   wool that is being processed or woven for the first time,   (Usual U.S. term)    virgin wool  
rock wool  
      n      another name for       mineral wool  
Shetland wool  
      n   a fine loosely twisted wool yarn spun from the fleece of Shetland sheep and used esp. for sweaters  
steel wool  
      n   a tangled or woven mass of fine steel fibres, used for cleaning or polishing  
virgin wool  
      n   wool that is being processed or woven for the first time  
wire wool  
      n   a mass of fine wire used for cleaning and scouring  
wool bale  
      n     (Austral. and N.Z)   a standard-sized jute, flax, etc., cubical container of compressed wool weighing over 100 kg when containing fleece or lamb's wool and weighing 204 kg when containing oddments  
wool cheque  
      n     (N.Z)   the annual return for a sheep farmer  
wool classing  
      n     (Austral. and N.Z)   the grading and grouping together of similar types of wool  
wool clip  
      n   the total amount of wool shorn from a particular flock, or from flocks in a particular region or country, in one year  
wool fat   , grease  
      n      another name for       lanolin  
wool-sorter's disease  
      n      another name for       anthrax  
wool stapler  
      n   a person who sorts wool into different grades or classifications  
  wool-stapling      n, adj  
wool store  
      n     (Austral. and N.Z)   a building where bales of wool are stored and made available to prospective buyers for inspection  
wool table  
      n     (N.Z)   a slatted wooden table in a shearing shed where fleeces are skirted and classed  

Diccionario de inglés definición  

Collins

wool

  
1    fleece, hair, yarn  
2    dyed in the wool      confirmed, diehard, fixed, hardened, inflexible, inveterate, settled, unchangeable, uncompromising, unshakable  
3    pull the wool over someone's eyes      bamboozle     (informal)   con     (slang)   deceive, delude, dupe, fool, hoodwink, kid     (informal)   lead (someone) up the garden path     (informal)   pull a fast one (on someone)     (informal)   put one over on     (slang)   take in     (informal)   trick  


dyed-in-the-wool     
complete, confirmed, deep-dyed     (usually derogatory)   deep-rooted, die-hard, entrenched, established, inveterate, through-and-through  

Diccionario de inglés sinónimos  

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exp.
expression used to indicate that something happens very quickly
n.
def.: new and inexperienced person
slang. Syn.: newbie, newb
id.
Used to express one's enthusiasm about a new person, or a new thing such as an idea, plan, invention or innovation
The way she goes on about him!; you'd think he was the greatest thing since sliced bread / Wow! this video game is the best thing since sliced bread!
v.
add new material to or regularly update a blog ; write about an activity, event, situation, topic, etc. in a blog
It's about a fortnight since I last blogged / Her world tour is a great adventure, and the best thing is that you can tag along with her because she is blogging her trip in near-live time
n.
new trend in computing to take into account the environmental aspect when designing IT systems.
v.
to use something (an object or a substance) in a new way: not the same as "recycle"
can sometimes be translated as "détourner"
n.
someone who is picky about food, doesn't want to try new foods
n.
brand of soup, mix of vegetables, image for new startups ?
adj.
1. [Comp.] a device that once plugged in is automatically recognized by the system and launches the expected process without any action on the user's side; 2. [Bus.] a new employee who is able to start work without too much induction and training
[Comp.];[Bus.] can be used as both noun and adjective: plug and play device; plug and play employee or simply plug and play (noun)
n.
a new word formed by joining together two others and combining their meanings. Examples: brunch, camcorder, carjack, motel, greenwash, smog, workaholic.
n.
a government scheme that moves people to a new area (e.g. because a dam is being built where they live)
exp.
expression used for warning that, although something seems to be over, settled, new events that could change the situation may occur
syn.: "it ain't over till it's over"
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