Webster 1913 Edition
A bunch of hackled flax prepared for drawing into slivers.
Webster 1828 Edition
See also: strick
Strick m (genitive Stricks or Strickes, plural Stricke)
See also: Strick
strick (plural stricks)
- A flat piece of wood used for levelling off grain in a measure; a strickle.
- A bushel measure.
- A bunch of hackled flax prepared for drawing into slivers.
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