picot stitch


noun

a stitch that produces picots, or loops, of thread that extend beneath a row of connecting or finishing stitches.

Nearby words

  1. picong,
  2. picornaviridae,
  3. picornavirus,
  4. picosecond,
  5. picot,
  6. picotee,
  7. picowave,
  8. picquet,
  9. picramic acid,
  10. picrate

Origin of picot stitch

First recorded in 1890–95

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