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  • n. Alternative spelling of macramé.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the art of tying knots in patterns.
  • n. a coarse lace, made by weaving and knotting cords; macrame lace.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An ornamental trimming made by leaving a long fringe of thread and knotting the threads together so as to form geometrical patterns. Also called knotted-bar work.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. make knotted patterns
  • n. a relatively coarse lace; made by weaving and knotting cords

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