from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One whose occupation is to make or sell gloves.
  • noun In surgery, the continuous suture.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun One whose trade it is to make or sell gloves.
  • noun a kind of stitch used in sewing up wounds, in which the thread is drawn alternately through each side from within outward.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A person who makes gloves.


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