lockstitch definition

  • noun:
    • A stitch created by a sewing device in which two threads tend to be interlocked.
    • machine stitch when the top thread interlocks with the bobbin thread
  • verb:
    • to utilize this kind of stitch.

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  • Sentence for "lockstitch"
    • Elias Howe (1819–67) invented the lockstitch
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  • Hypernym for "lockstitch"
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