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Synonyms for wool

fleece

yarn

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pull the wool over someone's eyes

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Synonyms for wool

a fabric made from the hair of sheep

fiber sheared from animals (such as sheep) and twisted into yarn for weaving

outer coat of especially sheep and yaks

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For example, it can take up to 100 tonnes of water to produce one tonne of clean wool after shearing.
The clean wool for the Baaay State Blankets is carded and spun at S&D Spinning Mill in Millbury and woven at Wheelock Textiles in Grafton.
05) reduced clean wool production and mean fibre diameter dropped to its lowest level four weeks after commencement and two weeks after the cessation of cortisol injection.
Over a decade clean wool production fell from 240 tonnes to 153 tonnes but average earnings per kilo rose from 414 cents to 551 cents.
Born and bred in Llanddeusant,famed for the only working windmill in Wales,he has also researched the history of the Selar water mill, which worked until the late 19th century,and the full en mill of Pont y Pandy, which was used to clean wool as well as tweed.