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herrerasaur
herrerasaurus
Herrick
Herring
herring gull
herring hag
herring hake
herring hog
herring salad
herring-bone
Herring-fishery
herringbone
herringbone pattern
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Herschelian telescope
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Herringbone stitch definitions

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Herringbone Her"ring*bone` (h[e^]r"r[i^]ng*b[=o]n`), a. Pertaining to, or like, the spine of a herring; especially, characterized by an arrangement of work in rows of parallel lines, which in the alternate rows slope in different directions. Herringbone stitch, a kind of cross-stitch in needlework, chiefly used in flannel. --Simmonds.




 


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