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hemstitched


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hemstitch  \Hem"stitch\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Hemstitched};  p. 
  pr  &  vb  n.  {Hemstitching}.]  [Hem  +  stitch.] 
  To  ornament  at  the  head  of  a  broad  hem  by  drawing  out  a  few 
  parallel  threads,  and  fastening  the  cross  threads  in 
  successive  small  clusters;  as  to  hemstitch  a  handkerchief. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hemstitched  \Hem"stitched\,  a. 
  Having  a  broad  hem  separated  from  the  body  of  the  article  by 
  a  line  of  open  work  as  a  hemistitched  handkerchief. 




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