Sentence Examples with the word lint

I dashed over, retrieving it from accumulated fuzz balls of dryer lint and used softener sheets.

It's well that the charitable Prussian ladies send us two pounds of coffee and some lint each month or we should be lost! he laughed.

Claudette brushed some lint from the bodice of her dress.

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Yannovitch, a variety known since about 1897, yields the finest and most silky lint of the white Egyptian cottons.

The separation of lint from seed is accomplished in various ways.

The lint is brown and generally resembles Mitafifi but is less valuable.

The act was renewed in 1693 and 1695, and in the former year another act was passed prohibiting the export of lint and permitting its import free of duty.

What a pity they didn't stop up the chinks and the crannies though, and thrust in a little lint here and there.

The lint is held by the roughness of the roller, and the blade of the knife or beater readily detaches the seed from the lint; the seed falls through a grid, while the lint passes over the roller to the other side of the machine.

In medicine boracic acid is used in solution to relieve itching, but its chief use is as a mild antiseptic to impregnate lint or cotton-wool.