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dewretting


dewretting


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dewretting  \Dew"ret`ting\,  n. 
  Dewrotting;  the  process  of  decomposing  the  gummy  matter  of 
  flax  and  hemp  and  setting  the  fibrous  part  by  exposure  on  a 
  sward  to  dew,  rain,  and  sunshine.