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hem in Clothes topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishhemhem1 /hem/ noun [countable]  DCCthe edge of a piece of cloth that is turned under and stitched down, especially the lower edge of a skirt, trousers etcsee thesaurus at edge
Examples from the Corpus
hemThere are two zipped pockets and knitted hem and cuffs.The peripheral hem blew back over the canopy, dividing it into two lobes.The gun hangs down below the hem of her skirt.Through the Moon, the hems become linked to the body power of menstruation.The arms of the tee shirt barely rounded the curve of his shoulders, the hem hung an inch above his navel.Justice Thomas is on the court, with mud clinging to the hem of his robe.