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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Material consisting of (or resembling) dainty fabric.

Usage examples (34)
  • The sails consisted of three stripes of sailcloth or matting, united by a kind of lacework, thus forming one whole sail for light winds.
  • The jubé, or roodloft, is a perfect lacework of stone.
  • Apaches were turning the side of the globe into lacework.
  • Its two show windows were a lacework of dust and flyspecks. for more
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