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spool
American English: /spul/
British English: /spuːl/

Translation of spool in Spanish:

noun

  • (of tape, film)
    carrete (masculine)
    carretel (masculine)
    reel (masculine) (River Plate area)
    (in fishing)
    carrete (masculine)
    carretel (masculine)
    reel (masculine) (River Plate area)
    a spool of thread (American English)
    un carrete or una bobina or (in River Plate area also) un carretel de hilo
    Example sentences
    • As it turns, the moulin draws the warp threads from another device that holds a row of spools, the separate threads coming together into a single skein as they are wound onto the frame.
    • Startlingly, her creative materials include marker caps, spools of thread, tacks, stickers, and pipe cleaners.
    • The expatriate's urban cityscape is assembled from large spools of colored thread, empty liquor bottles, and toy cars.
    Example sentences
    • They're basically spools of line hung on the wall with bells attached.

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