- a person or thing that hems.
- a sewing-machine attachment for hemming edges.
Origin of hemmer
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Examples from the Web for hemmer
“I thought the way we handled it was absolutely spot on,” Hemmer tells me in a video interview.Bill Hemmer: Fox's Handling of Rove Dispute Was 'Spot On'
November 9, 2012
In 1890 several engines of this class were being adopted, amongst which may be mentioned Hemmer's, Reed's and Taylor's.The Manufacture of Paper
Robert Walter Sindall
- an attachment on a sewing machine for hemming
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