backtender


backtender
\\ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷\ noun
: a worker who tends the discharge end of an industrial machine: as
a. : one who tends the drier, calender, and slitting and rewinding sections of a paper machine
b. : a textile worker who rolls or folds cloth

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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