Meaning of “spinning wheel” in the English Dictionary

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"spinning wheel" in British English

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spinning wheelnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈspɪn.ɪŋ ˌwiːl/ us /ˈspɪn.ɪŋ ˌwiːl/

a small machine used, especially in the past, at home for producing thread from fibres by turning them on a wheel operated by foot

(Definition of “spinning wheel” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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