fagoting

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noun fag·ot·ing \ˈfa-gə-tiŋ\
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faggoting

Definition of fagoting

  1. 1 :  an embroidery produced by pulling out horizontal threads from a fabric and tying the remaining cross threads into groups of an hourglass shape

  2. 2 :  an openwork stitch joining hemmed edges

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First Known Use of fagoting

1885


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