Creeler vs Reeler - What's the difference?

creeler | reeler |


As nouns the difference between creeler and reeler

is that creeler is a textile worker who tends the creel and other aspects of a yarn tufting or twisting machine or other kind of loom while reeler is the grasshopper warbler or reeler can be (genetics) an autosomal-recessive mouse mutant in which cortical neurons are generated normally but abnormally placed, a lack of reelin causing disorganization of cortical laminar layers.

creeler

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A textile worker who tends the creel and other aspects of a yarn tufting or twisting machine or other kind of loom.
  • reeler

    English

    Etymology 1

    From its note.

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • The grasshopper warbler.
  • Etymology 2

    , from its reeling gait.

    Noun

    (en noun) (wikipedia reeler)
  • (genetics) An autosomal-recessive mouse mutant in which cortical neurons are generated normally but abnormally placed, a lack of reelin causing disorganization of cortical laminar layers.
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