Fulling Mills

Refers to textile mills where newly prepared woolen yarn or cloth is processed for tailoring and use; the wool is laundered, teased, beaten, and/or pressed and thickened using a wooden frame.

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fulling mills American English
fulling mill American English
fullery
fulleries
mill, fulling American English
mills, fulling American English
fulling-mills British English
volmolens Dutch
vollerij Dutch
batanes Spanish
batán Spanish
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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300006324. The J. Paul Getty Trust.