featherstitch

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noun feath·er·stitch \ˈfe-thər-ˌstich\

Definition of featherstitch

  1. :  an embroidery stitch consisting of a line of diagonal blanket stitches worked alternately to the left and right

featherstitch

verb

1835

First Known Use of featherstitch

1835

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