Rentering
Renter Ren"ter (r?n"t?r), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Rentered} (-t?rd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Rentering}.] [F. rentraire; L. pref. re- re- + in into, in + trahere to draw.] 1. To sew together so that the seam is scarcely visible; to sew up with skill and nicety; to finedraw. [1913 Webster]

2. To restore the original design of, by working in new warp; -- said with reference to tapestry. [1913 Webster]


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  • Renter — Ren ter (r?n t?r), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Rentered} ( t?rd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Rentering}.] [F. rentraire; L. pref. re re + in into, in + trahere to draw.] 1. To sew together so that the seam is scarcely visible; to sew up with skill and nicety; to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Rentered — Renter Ren ter (r?n t?r), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Rentered} ( t?rd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Rentering}.] [F. rentraire; L. pref. re re + in into, in + trahere to draw.] 1. To sew together so that the seam is scarcely visible; to sew up with skill and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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