Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books
A Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology

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stabbing ( stabbed, stab holes )

1. See: JAPANESE SEWING ;SIDE SEWING ;SIDE STITCHING . 2. See: HOLING OUT . 3. The process of punching or drilling holes for the sewing needles, as in oversewing, overcasting, etc. (58 )

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