1. [ noun ] a loom with an attachment for forming openings for the passage of the shuttle between the warp threads; used in weaving figured fabrics
Synonyms: Jacquard_loom
Related terms: loom
2. [ noun ] (clothing) a highly figured fabric woven on a Jacquard loom
Related terms: fabric
3. [ noun ] French inventor of the Jacquard loom that could automatically weave complicated patterns (1752-1834)
Synonyms: joseph_marie_jacquard joseph_m._jacquard
Related terms: inventor