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a running suture in which the suture material is made to pass through the loop made from the previous stitch.
lock·ing su·ture (lok'ing sū'chŭr)
A running suture in which the suture material is made to pass through the loop made from the previous stitch.
Synonym(s): lock stitch
A continuous suture in which the needle is passed through the loop of the preceding stitch. Synonym: glover's suture
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Large Hook Flat Bed Lock Stitch
With Automatic Thread Trimmer Industrial Sewing Machine Complete Set - 06 Nos
The 1" stripe shall start at the edge of the pant cuff and extend up the pant leg and stop at the lower corner of the front pant pocket and will be sewn with sturdy nylon thread in a lock stitch
to prevent the stripe from unraveling.
Sewing Machine-single Needle Lock Stitch
5 double rolled, double lock stitch
pockets top and bottom; Banner edges shall be double rolled, double lock stitch
(NO Binding Accepted).