How To Spell lint?

Correct spelling: lint

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What is the definition of lint?

  1. fine ravellings of cotton or linen fibers

What does the abbreviation lint mean?

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What are the usage examples for lint?

  1. This is not a fever that will yield to medicine and diet, much less are these ordinary wounds which require lint and oil; for the charm that was on the broken glass produces the same effect as onion juice does on the iron heads of arrows, which makes the wound incurable. – Stories from Pentamerone by Giambattista Basile
  2. Laura pretended to take no part in Vittoria's decision, but when it was reached, she showed her a travelling- carriage stocked with lint and linen, wine in jars, chocolate, cases of brandy, tea, coffee, needles, thread, twine, scissors, knives; saying, as she displayed them, " there, my dear, all my money has gone in that equipment, so you must pay on the road." – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith