selvaged
adjective see selvage

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Selvaged — Sel vaged, Selvedged Sel vedged, a. Having a selvage. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • selvaged — sel·vaged …   English syllables

  • selvaged — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Selvedged — Selvaged Sel vaged, Selvedged Sel vedged, a. Having a selvage. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • selvage — selvaged, adj. /sel vij/, n. 1. the edge of woven fabric finished so as to prevent raveling, often in a narrow tape effect, different from the body of the fabric. 2. any similar strip or part of surplus material, as at the side of wallpaper. 3.… …   Universalium

  • selvage — or selvedge noun Etymology: Middle English selfegge, selvage, from self self + egge edge (after Middle Dutch selfegghe) Date: 15th century 1. a. the edge on either side of a woven or flat knitted fabric so finished as to prevent raveling;… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • selvedged — adjective see selvaged …   Useful english dictionary

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