stitchdown

noun
plural -s

Definition of stitchdown

1 : the stitching of the outward-turned lower edge of a shoe upper directly to the sole or sometimes with a welt added over the edge
2 or less commonly stitchdown shoe : a shoe made by the stitchdown process

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History and Etymology for stitchdown

from stitch down, verb

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“Stitchdown.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stitchdown. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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