raccroc stitch

noun

rac·​croc stitch
raˈkrō+
: an invisible stitch for joining lace or net

Word History

Etymology

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 18 Apr. 2024.

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