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Related to satin stitch: blanket stitch, chain stitch, lazy daisy stitch, Stem stitch
An embroidery stitch worked in close parallel lines to give a solid satinlike finish.
(Knitting & Sewing) an embroidery stitch consisting of rows of flat stitches placed close together
[C17: so called from the satin-like appearance of embroidery using this stitch]