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Spanish translation of “hem”

hem

noun /hem/
the border of a piece of clothing, folded over and sewn. hem in phrasal verb to surround (someone) The soldiers were hemmed in on all sides by the enemy.
(Definition of hem from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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