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welt
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 10
1. That which, being sewed or otherwise fastened to an edge or border, serves to guard, strengthen, or adorn it
2. A small cord covered with cloth and sewed on a seam or border to strengthen it; an edge of cloth folded on itself, usually over a cord, and sewed down.
3. A hem, border, or fringe.
5. In steam boilers and sheet- iron work, a strip riveted upon the edges of plates that form a butt joint.
6. In carpentry, a strip of wood fastened over a flush seam or joint, or an angle, to strengthen it.
7. In machine- made stockings, a strip, or flap, of which the heel is formed.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To furnish with a welt; to sew or fasten a welt on; as, to welt a boot or a shoe; to welt a sleeve.
2. To wilt.
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