sewing needle


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Noun1.sewing needle - a needle used in sewing to pull thread through clothsewing needle - a needle used in sewing to pull thread through cloth
darning needle, embroidery needle - a long needle with an eye large enough for heavy darning or embroidery thread
needle - a sharp pointed implement (usually steel)
sharp - a long thin sewing needle with a sharp point
upholstery needle - any of several very heavy and sometimes curved sewing needles used by upholsterers
2.sewing needle - slender-bodied non-stinging insect having iridescent wings that are outspread at restsewing needle - slender-bodied non-stinging insect having iridescent wings that are outspread at rest; adults and nymphs feed on mosquitoes etc.
odonate - large primitive predatory aquatic insect having two pairs of membranous wings
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First he satisfied his odd appetite with a sewing needle which required an operation to remove it.
Balleto Del Sud - Photo courtesy of Cairo Opera House media office Balleto Del Sud - Photo courtesy of Cairo Opera House media office "Sleeping Beauty" is one of the most famous classical works that revolves around a little princess who a wicked witch manages to kill at the age of sixteen through an enchanted sewing needle.
The finding of a sewing needle (or multiple needles, in some instances) in the media-stinum appears to be relatively uncommon compared with other foreign bodies, with approximately 160 such cases reported by the late 1980s.
All projects require a sewing needle and sewing pins and scissors.
A mongreal dog was presented with history of swallowing a sewing needle and was restless with frequent attempt to swallow and cough.
Notions Waste yarn; size G/6 (4 mm) crochet hook; markers (m); spare 24" cir in same size as main needle; tapestry needle; 1 (1 1/4) yd 1 1/2"-wide elastic; sharp-point sewing needle and thread for elastic.
5cm bias binding 1 elastic hair bungee 1 button 3 scraps of fabric for the birds Repositionable spray fabric adhesive Sewing machine, thread and free-motion foot Fabric scissors Iron Erasable pen Hand sewing needle 1 Fuse the wadding/batting to the back of the fabric.
SPRINGFIELD - Police are investigating the origin of a piece of Halloween candy - with a sewing needle allegedly sticking out of one end.
Non-food items which increased during the period under review included woolen ready made garments, sewing needle and dry cell while the items which witnessed decrease during the month included kerosene oil, motor fuel and transport services.
MATERIALS 2 pieces of silk ribbon (15 inches long by 1 inch wide) * 2 crystal clusters (think: vintage clip-on earrings) * 2 small silver filigree findings to go between the top of your shoe and the bow (findings can be found at a craft or beading store, near the clasps) * Tacky glue * Thread, in a color to match the ribbon * Sewing needle * 2 shoe clip findings * Craft adhesive
We report herein a case of a 2-year-old female patient in whom an ingested sewing needle was palpable by rectal examination and was determined to have migrated from within the sigmoid colon to outside of the lumen.