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openwork embroidery
 
porcelaine openwork

EtymologyEdit

open +‎ work

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈəʊpənwɜː(ɹ)k/

NounEdit

openwork (countable and uncountable, plural openworks)

  1. Any of several forms of metalwork or needlework having decorative openings.
  2. (mining) A quarry; an open cut.
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