Teasel

Noun

  • Any contrivance intended as a substitute for teasels in dressing cloth.
  • The dried flower head of the fuller's teasel, Dipsacus fullonum, used for teasing or carding cloth.
  • Any of several plants of the genus Dipsacus.

Verb

  • To raise the nap on cloth; to tease; to card.

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