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hemmer


hemmer


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hemmer  \Hem"mer\,  n. 
  One  who  or  that  which  hems  with  a  needle.  Specifically: 
  a  An  attachment  to  a  sewing  machine,  for  turning  under  the 
  edge  of  a  piece  of  fabric,  preparatory  to  stitching  it 
  down 
  b  A  tool  for  turning  over  the  edge  of  sheet  metal  to  make  a 
  hem.