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 Jaco’bus.Jacqueline (of Paris). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Jacquard Loom.
 
So called from Jos. Marie Jacquard, of Lyons, who invented this ingenious device for weaving figures upon silks and muslins. (1752–1834.)   1
 


 Jaco’bus.Jacqueline (of Paris). 

 
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