The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
the joining together of new warp yarns and the end of the previous warp. Twisting-in may be done by knotting machines. Various kinds of knots are used, including single-loop, double-loop, and draw knots.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.