Definition of Raglan sleeve
1. Noun. A sleeve that extends in one piece to the neckline of a coat or sweater with seams from the armhole to the neck.
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Raglan Sleeve
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Literary usage of Raglan sleeve
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Dressmaking by Jane Fales (1917)
"As illustration, the raglan sleeve may be suggested by using a line which forms a 2" yoke at the centre back and gradually drops in a curve under the arm ..."
2. The Mothercraft Manual by Mary Lillian Read (1916)
"Making. Preparation of the baby clothes should be a joy and not a worry or burden. Let them be simple, moderate in quantity. The kimono or raglan sleeve ..."
3. Babyhood: Devoted Exclusively to the Care of Infants and Young Children (1887)
"For the upper part of the garment I use the FIG. a. rk , raglan sleeve, which gives perfect freedom of movement. The sleeve is made with but one seam, ..."