Definition of Selvedge. Meaning of Selvedge. Synonyms of Selvedge

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Definition of Selvedge

Selvedge
Selvage Sel"vage, Selvedge Sel"vedge, n. [Self + edge, i. e., its own proper edge; cf. OD. selfegge.] 1. The edge of cloth which is woven in such a manner as to prevent raveling. 2. The edge plate of a lock, through which the bolt passes. --Knight. 3. (Mining.) A layer of clay or decomposed rock along the wall of a vein. See Gouge, n., 4. --Raymond.

Meaning of Selvedge from wikipedia

- A selvage (US English) or selvedge (British English) is a "self-finished" edge of a piece of fabric which keeps it from unraveling and fraying. The term...
- made on either loom, selvedge denim has come to be ****ociated with premium products since final production that showcases the selvedge requires greater care...
- lustre of the silky surface. The ribs run across the fabric from selvedge to selvedge. Poplin is now made with wool, cotton, silk, rayon, polyester or...
- stretch. 2-way stretch fabrics stretch in one direction, usually from selvedge to selvedge (but can be in other directions depending on the knit). 4-way stretch...
- feminists". Telegraph. Retrieved December 13, 2013. "Selvedge: The Fabric of Your Life". Selvedge Ltd. 2005: 39. {{cite journal}}: Cite journal requires...
- Daily Telegraph. London. 6 November 2008. Various, Selvedge: The Fabric of Your Life, page 39, Selvedge Ltd., 2005 Ma****, Harold (7 June 2013). "The controversial...
- Beauty Contest. teNeues. p. 1967. ISBN 978-3-8238-5569-9. Selvedge: The Fabric of Your Life. Selvedge Ltd. 2005. p. 39. Marcus, Ben; Divine, Jeff (2005). Surfing...
- fabric, whether woven or knitted. Creasing and variations in the center selvedge are two major concerns with sueded fabrics. Fabrics that have been sueded...
- "James 'Hunt The Shunt', The 1970's High-Flyin' Lothario of Formula 1." The Selvedge Yard, 16 October 2010. "Trackside: Remembering James Hunt." Auto Trader...
- with bead-work. It requires two yards of cloth, which is worn with the selvedge at the top and bottom; the skirt being secured about the waist and descending...