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sewing machine

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Sewing & knitting
sewing machineˈsewing maˌchine noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 DLHa machine for stitching cloth or clothes together
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sewing machineHe had just bought a sewing machine in Warsaw and he intended to open his own shop in their small town.With a sewing machine and polyester thread to match the garment, set two rows of straight stitches by the tacking stitches.A sewing machine has only one bobbin.We never close the branch-line of the heart, its sad little, slow little sewing machine.Take the case of the Singer sewing machine.Then the announcement that she had bought a used sewing machine.
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