sad'dle stitch"

1. Sewing.
a. an overcasting stitch, esp. one made with a strip of leather or a thick leatherlike cord.
b. a spaced running stitch in contrasting or heavy thread, used mainly for decoration, usually along an edge.
2. Bookbinding.a binding stitch made by inserting a staple through the center of folded sheets from the back and clinching in the fold.


Pronunciation: (sad'l-stich"), [key]
to sew, bind, or decorate with a saddle stitch.

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