besom pocket

besom pocket
noun Etymology: origin unknown Date: 1966 a pocket with a welted slit opening

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Besom pocket — A Besom Pocket is a set in pocket (the pocket opening is cut into the garment rather than applied set on like a patch pocket) that is finished and strengthened with piping or fabric welts along its length. It is also known in the American… …   Wikipedia

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  • besom pocket — an interior pocket with edging or stitching around the opening. * * * …   Universalium

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