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embroidery needle

noun
1.
a needle with a long eye, used for embroidery and fine darning.
Origin of embroidery needle
1885-1890
1885-90
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  • There was once a Darning-needle who thought herself so fine that she believed she was an embroidery-needle.

    The Yellow Fairy Book Leonora Blanche Alleyne Lang

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