Hemstitched
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. [1913 Webster]

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  • Hemstitched — 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;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hemstitched — n. type of embroidery stitch v. sew using a hemstitch …   English contemporary dictionary

  • 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… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hemstitching — 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;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pillow — For other uses, see Pillow (disambiguation). Pillows piled on the corner of a bed A pillow is a large cushion support for the head, usually used while sleeping in a bed, or for the body as used on a couch or chair. There are also throw pillows… …   Wikipedia

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  • hemstitch — (n.) also hem stitch, 1821, from HEM (Cf. hem) + STITCH (Cf. stitch). As a verb by 1839. Related: Hemstitched; hemstitching …   Etymology dictionary

  • Hs — noun a radioactive transuranic element • Syn: ↑hassium, ↑element 108, ↑atomic number 108 • Hypernyms: ↑chemical element, ↑element * * * abbreviation 1. hemstitched …   Useful english dictionary

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