He had brought an instrument case, some linen bands and some lint.
A cloth should never be used, for it leaves some lint behind; but take off the dust with a painter's brush, or a pair of bellows.
“There is the lint,” said aunt Mary, and she gave Clara a bag to put it in.
It's the lint, the sticking-plaster and the bandages, and the turn-an'-twist.'
He also describes a machine for separating the seed from the fibre or lint.
Lint is the name given to the cotton which remains when separated from the seeds.
A very small proportion by weight of the plant is taken by the lint.
It is more hardy, and yields a greater proportion of lint to the seed.
"I really don't see how I can be of any help," Anders said, brushing a bit of lint from his jacket.
She'd come on pass from Pindi, an' the Colonel's lady had lint her the tattoo.