tailor's-tack

noun

one of a series of loose looped stitches used to transfer markings for seams, darts, etc, from a paper pattern to material

Nearby words

  1. taillight,
  2. tailor,
  3. tailor's bunion,
  4. tailor's chalk,
  5. tailor's muscle,
  6. tailor-made,
  7. tailor-made for,
  8. tailor-make,
  9. tailorable,
  10. tailorbird

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