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Origin of selvage
OTHER WORDS FROM selvageselvaged, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH selvagesalvage, selvage
Example sentences from the Web for selvage
The points of the flounce are darned back and forth in selvedge effect; but they may be worked in button-hole stitch if preferred.The Art of Modern Lace Making|The Butterick Publishing Co.
Her son, already elderly, had followed as the selvedge follows the piece, he had passed and left the new age stripped bare.Soul of a Bishop|H. G. Wells
He made himself quite popular with the young ladies—so I hear from Mrs. Selvedge.The Bell-Ringer of Angel's and Other Stories|Bret Harte
The selvedge should be trimmed off, as it is hard to sew through and draws up when wet.Handicraft for Girls|Idabelle McGlauflin
This is a very simple matter in a great many fabrics that have a selvedge—the warp must be parallel to the selvedge.Textiles|William H. Dooley