raccroc stitch

noun
rac·​croc stitch | \ raˈkrō+ \

Definition of raccroc stitch

: an invisible stitch for joining lace or net

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History and Etymology for raccroc stitch

French raccrocher to hook up again, from re- + accrocher to hook up, attach, get hold of, from Middle French acrochier

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“Raccroc stitch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/raccroc%20stitch. Accessed 25 Jun. 2021.

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