stoating


stoating
/stoh"ting/, n. Tailoring.
the process or technique of finishing a facing, collar, or the like, or of mending material with concealed stitching.
Also, stoting.
[1955-60; orig. uncert.]

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • stoting — variant of stoating * * * /stoh ting/, n. stoating …   Useful english dictionary

  • slip stitch — Sewing. a loose stitch taken between two layers of fabric, as on a facing or hem, so as to be invisible on the right side or outside surface, used in stoating. [1880 85] * * * …   Universalium

  • stoting — /stoh ting/, n. stoating. * * * …   Universalium

  • slip stitch — noun a loose stitch catching only a thread or two of fabric; designed to be invisible from the right side • Hypernyms: ↑sewing stitch, ↑embroidery stitch * * * noun Etymology: slip (I) 1. : a concealed stitch for sewing folded edges (as hems,… …   Useful english dictionary


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