Definitions for "JACQUARD LOOM"
Keywords:  dobby, loom, punch, frenchmen, bouchon
a weaving machine that uses programmed instructions from punch cards to manipulate the warp yarns, one by one, to produce intricate and highly stylized patterns in cloth.
a loom with an attachment for forming openings for the passage of the shuttle between the warp threads; used in weaving figured fabrics
an example of an adaptation from a dobby loom