What Is a Ball of Yarn Called?

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A ball of yarn is called skein or hank or a clew. There are many different types of yarn in the world today which are used to make clothing and household items.
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Skein of yarn or a clew.
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A ball of yarn is called a skein of yarn.
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A skein is "a loosely coiled length of yarn or thread. http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/skein. One usually buys a skein of yarn from the store, but at home winds it
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It's yarn whether it comes from a ball or skein.
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A ball of yarn can also be called a skein. To make a skein of yarn you can do it by hand or you can use what is called a ball or wool winder.
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