hemming definition

  • verb:
    • provide participle of hem.
  • noun:
    • The process of making a hem, as in stitching a garment.
    • The stitch by which a hem is secured; the doubled edge of a fabric hemmed right down to the textile it self; collectively, the hem or hems: since, the hemming ended up being decorated with embroidery.
    • A shoe or sandal made of rawhide.

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