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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thread_(computing)

History[edit]. Threads made an early appearance in OS/360 ... called "tasks". The term "thread" has been attributed to Victor A. Vyssotsky.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sewing

Sewing is the craft of fastening or attaching objects using stitches made with a needle and thread. ... Sewing has an ancient history estimated to begin during the Paleolithic Age. Sewing was used to stitch together animal hides for clothing and ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Conversation_threading

Conversation threading is a feature used by many email clients, bulletin boards, newsgroups, and Internet forums in which the software aids the user by visually grouping messages with their replies. These groups are called a conversation, topic thread, or simply a thread. .... Views. Read · Edit · View history ...

www.sewalot.com/sewing_machine_threads.htm

Right, we have to have a quick history lesson here to lay the foundation of how thread came about. To hand weave a small bale of cotton or weft into thread ...

www.madehow.com/Volume-5/Thread.html

Background. Thread is a tightly twisted strand of two or more plys of yarn that are circular when cut in cross section. It is used for hand sewing and in home ...

www.sil.si.edu/DigitalCollections/hst/cooper/pdf/SIL10-08999-0230.pdf

A Brief History of Cotton Thread. Although Samuel Slatcr's wife is credited with making the first cotton sewing thread from yarns spun at the Pawtueket, Rhode ...

www.boltscience.com/pages/screw2.htm

Historical Background. It is considered by some that the screw thread was invented in about 400BC by Archytas of Tarentum (428 BC - 350 BC). Archytas is  ...

www.coatsandclark200years.com/timeline.html

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www.etymonline.com/index.php?term=thread

"to put thread through a needle," mid-14c., from thread (n.); in reference to film cameras from 1913. The dancing move called thread the needle is attested from  ...