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Use embroidery thread to stitch ends of strip onto trivet, centering it and pulling it through holes three or four times until secure.
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Origin and Etymology of trivet
TRIVET Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of trivet for English Language Learners
: a short metal stand used for holding a hot dish
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