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Definition of the noun winder

What does winder mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: winders

  1. a worker who winds (e.g., a winch or clock or other mechanism)
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • more generic word: worker = a person who works at a specific occupation
  2. mechanical device used to wind another device that is driven by a spring (as a clock)
    • lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
    • synonym of winder: key
    • more generic term: mechanical device = mechanism consisting of a device that works on mechanical principles
    • more specific term: watch key = winder consisting of a key with a square hole
  3. mechanical device around which something can be wound
    • lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
    • more generic term: mechanical device = mechanism consisting of a device that works on mechanical principles
    • more specific words:
      • bobbin / spool / reel = a winder around which thread or tape or film or other flexible materials can be wound
      • reel = winder consisting of a revolving spool with a handle

Alternative definition of the noun winder

noun

  1. A textile worker, or machine, that winds cloth
  2. A spool around which something is wound
  3. A key or knob for winding a clock, watch or clockwork mechanism
  4. One of the steps of a spiral staircase

Place

Winder is a city in Barrow County, Georgia, United States. The population was 14,099 at the 2010 census. The city is the county seat of Barrow County.

Person

Who is Winder?

Winder a.k.a. Catherine Winder is a digital media producer and executive. She is producing a feature film based on the “Angry Birds” game, one of the world’s biggest entertainment franchises and the number one app of all time. Winder also runs her own media consulting business focused on business strategy, market integration of new technologies, project development and production. Her clients have included; Rovio Entertainment, Sprout, DisneyToons Studios, Illumination Entertainment, LucasFilm, Warner Bros. TV Animation, Laika Animation, Skybound Entertainment, and XD Productions. Previously, as President/Executive Producer of Rainmaker Entertainment, a public company, she oversaw all creative, and production operations of the studio. Her responsibilities included the development of a slate of feature films, the creation of a shorts program and the production and delivery of ten DVD’s for Mattel. Partnering with The Weinstein Company she produced the feature film, Escape from Planet Earth. For this movie she came in midway and restructured the project, hired and managed all of the key creative talent in order to ensure its’ completion and delivery.

Miscellanea

Winder a.k.a. Winding machine: A winding machine or winder is a machine for wrapping string, twine, cord, thread, yarn, rope, wire, ribbon, tape, etc. onto a spool, bobbin, reel, etc.

Phrases with Winder

  1. Coil Winder
  2. stem-winder

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Winder

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Google previewAbbott's American Watchmaker (2013)

An Encyclopedia for the Horologist, Jeweler, Gold and Silversmith by Henry G. Abbott

MAINSPRING WINDER. Agood mainspring winder is a necessary adjuncttoevery watchmaker's bench. The Stark patent winder, shown in Fig. 205,isavery superior tool, is simple and ...

Google previewTheory and Practice of Computation (2013)

2nd Workshop on Computation: Theory and Practice, Manila, The Philippines, September 2012, Proceedings by Shin-ya Nishizaki, Masayuki Numao, Jaime Caro, Merlin Teodosia Suarez

Some of the existing network appliances out in the market nowadays are Xtreamer Side Winder, Western Digital ShareSpace, Edimax Broadband Router with Print Server, FreeSWITCH, and Asterisk. Xtreamer Side Winder is a storage solution ...

Google previewBlack & Decker The Complete Guide to Room Additions (2011)

Designing & Building -Garage Conversions -Attic Add-ons -Bath & Kitchen Expansions -Bump-out Additions by Chris Peterson

Winder tread: A winder is a tread with one end wider than the other Winders are often used at intermediate landings to change a stairway's direction. 7" and no more than 7%" high, but are ideally between 7%" and 7%". A common formula ...

Google previewHugh MacDiarmid (1987)

The Poetry of Self by John Baglow

just as the water-lily sends out threads for sustenance, and the bobbin- winder is the focus of as-yet-unwoven threads, so the poet himself is the focus of an ...

Google previewModern Residential Construction Practices (2017)

by David A Madsen

A winder is a special type of tread used for making a turn in a staircase at a mid- staircase landing. The tread is the horizontal portion of a stair where you step when going up or down the stairs. Figure 11.3(e) is a U-shaped stairs with a landing ...

Google previewHandbook of Building Construction (1929)

by G.A. Hool

A winder is a step in which one end of the trend is wider than the other. A stair may be a step, a series of steps. or a continuity of steps from floor to floor. or the word in its singular form may apply to all the stairs in one continuous stairway.

Google previewReports Containing the Cases Determined in All the Circuits from the Organization of the Courts (1905)

Fully Reported with Numerous Annotations ...

The fundamental and characteristic feature of the Johns conception of a rotary winder is a clamping device for the free end of the thread which is attached to the winder and rotates with it. This is apparent upon an inspection of the device.

Google previewUnited States Circuit Courts of Appeals Reports (1905)

With Key-number Annotations ... V. 1-171 [1891-1919].

The fundamental and characteristic feature of the Johns conception of a rotary winder is a clamping device for the free end of the thread which is attached to the winder and rotates with it. This is apparent upon an inspection of the device.

Google previewThe Federal Reporter (1905)

Cases Argued and Determined in the Circuit and District Courts of the United States

The fundamental and characteristic feature of the Johns conception of a rotary winder is a clamping device for the free end of the thread which is attached to the winder and rotates with it. This is apparent upon an inspection of the device.

Google previewComparative Hermeneutics of Rabbinic Judaism, The, Volume Seven (2000)

The Generic Hermeneutics of the Halakhah by Jacob Neusner

yarn winder is a connector [to its wooden handle] for uncleanness at the time of use. [If] one affixed it [the yarn winder] onto a post, ...

Google previewIllustrated Dictionary of Building (2012)

by Peter Brett

winder. The. central. winder. of. three. turning. a. quarter space. See also Stairs. Knee A handrail ramp which is convex on its upper surface. Knee brace A brace between a roof truss and a column or wall, used in some structures to increase ...

Google previewDictionary of Converting (2012)

by M. R. Chamberlain, J. F. Bowler

A winder inwhich, if the parent web is slit into narrower webs, the alternate rewinding reels across the width of themachine are wound on toseparate shafts ( usuallytwo). This is to prevent interleaving between theedges of thenarrow reels ...

Google previewA Visual Dictionary of Architecture (2012)

by Frank Ching

Also called dancing step, dancing winder. elliptical stair Awinding stairhaving an elliptically shaped well. geometrical stair A winding stair constructed arounda circular orelliptical well without the use of newels and often no landings between ...

Google previewThe Watch & Clock Makers' Handbook, Dictionary and Guide (1896)

by Frederick James Britten

Winder. Bench Winder. — Carre a remonter. — Der Schlicssel.~\ — A key used for winding watches by a watchmaker. It is about four inches long, and is made generally from a piece of pinion wire. Clock keys are often spoken of as winders.

Google previewWhittington's Dictionary of Plastics, Third Edition (1993)

by James F. Carley

Winder 553 soaps, detergents, and surfactants. They are widely used in polymerization reactions and in preparing emulsions of plastics. Wet Winding A filament-winding process wherein the strand is impregnated with resin just prior to contact ...

Google previewThe Oxford Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland (2016)

by Patrick Hanks, Richard Coates, Peter McClure

Marion Winder, in IGI (Penrith, Cumb); Henry Winder, in IGI (Ormskirk, Lancs); Elizabetha Wynder, ...

Google previewHarper's encyclopaedia of United States history from 458 A. D. to 1909, based upon the plan of Benson John Lossing (1905)

by Benson John Lossing, Woodrow Wilson

Winder left a force near Bladensburg, Winder also called for volunteers from all and with other troops closely watched the militia districts of Maryland. Gen- the highways leading in other directions, eral Smith promptly responded, but the The ...

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Scrabble value of W4I1N1D2E1R1

The value of this 6-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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