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besom pocket

n.
A flapless pocket trimmed with welting or reinforced stitching.

[besom, reinforcement around pocket opening.]
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be′som pock`et


n.
an interior pocket with edging or stitching around the slot opening.
(besom, of undetermined orig.]
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