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stitchwork

[ stich-wurk ]
/ ˈstɪtʃˌwɜrk /
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noun

embroidery or needlework.

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Origin of stitchwork

First recorded in 1840–50; stitch + work
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Example sentences from the Web for stitchwork

  • A few fringes of cotton yarn and a little ornamental stitchwork are about the only display attempted.

    The Manbos of Mindano|John M. Garvan
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