Origin of selvage
OTHER WORDS FROM selvageselvaged, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH selvagesalvage, selvage
How to use selvage in a sentence
Chambray is a light-weight single cloth fabric that is always woven with a plain weave, and always has a white selvedge.
This is a very simple matter in a great many fabrics that have a selvedge—the warp must be parallel to the selvedge.
The Willow-Wren was twittering his thin little song, hidden himself in the dark selvedge of the river bank.The Wind in the Willows|Kenneth Grahame
Even the item of selvedge, particularly in the Beluchistans, shows great skill in colouring and pattern.
In Bokharas proper the adornment of the selvedge usually is on the warp; as in the Bergamas and Beluchistans.