orillo
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orillo(
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (sewing)
a. selvage
Jorge cortó la tela para el vestido y desechó los orillos.Jorge cut the fabric for the dress and discarded the selvages.
b. selvedge
Elisa terminó el suéter tejiéndole un orillo de dos pulgadas.Elisa finished the sweater by knitting a two-inch-wide selvedge.
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