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  • n. lace, gimp, braid etc., sewed on a garment

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Lace, gimp, braid etc., sewed on a garment.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Lace.
  • n. A decorative edging or trimming, especially a gimp or braid.
  • To deck with passement or lace; hence, to ornament the exterior of.


French (Wiktionary)


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