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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The edge of a fabric that is woven so that it will not ravel or fray; Border consisting of an ornamental fringe at either end of an oriental carpet.

Usage examples (34)
  • Her latest project was this selvedge reupholstered chair.
  • Oooh… I love the selvedge sewing machine dust cover idea!
  • What direction will the filling threads bear to the selvedge?
  • Can you imagine the selvedge edge of a selvedge print fabric? for more
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