filature

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

filature (plural filatures)

  1. The process of drawing fibres into threads, especially the process of reeling raw silk from cocoons.
  2. A spool or bobbin used for the above.
  3. A place where silk is reeled onto spools.

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

filature f (plural filatures)

  1. filature
  2. spinning factory
  3. watch, surveillance
    Les gendarmes l'ont pris en filature.
    The police put him on watch.

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

filature f

  1. plural form of filatura