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spinning1 British & World English

The action or process of spinning; the conversion of fibres into yarn

spinning2 British & World English

An intense form of aerobic exercise performed on stationary exercise bikes and led by an instructor who sets the constantly varying pace

spinning in spin British & World English

Turn or whirl round quickly

spinning jenny British & World English

A machine for spinning with more than one spindle at a time, patented by James Hargreaves in 1770

spinning wheel British & World English

A household machine for spinning yarn with a spindle driven by a wheel attached to a crank or treadle

top British & World English

A conical, spherical, or pear-shaped toy that with a quick or vigorous twist may be set to spin

spinning top in top2 British & World English

A conical, spherical, or pear-shaped toy that with a quick or vigorous twist may be set to spin

spinning mule in mule1 British & World English

A kind of spinning machine producing yarn on spindles, invented by Samuel Crompton in 1779