staystitching

noun
plural -s

Definition of staystitching

: a line of stitching sewn around an edge (such as an armhole) of a garment being made in order to prevent the cloth from stretching

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staystitch \ ˈ⸗ˌ \ transitive verb

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“Staystitching.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/staystitching. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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