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doffer

[′däf·ər]
(textiles)
A device that strips material from another part on a textile machine.
A worker who replaces full bobbins or cones with empty ones.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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