macrame
noun see macramé

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  • Macramé — or macrame is a form of textile making using knotting rather than weaving or knitting. Its primary knots are the square knot and forms of hitching (full hitch and double half hitches). It has been used by sailors, especially in elaborate or… …   Wikipedia

  • macramé — [ makrame ] n. m. • 1892; ar. mahrama « mouchoir, serviette » ♦ Travail à jour exécuté en fils tressés et noués. Passementeries, abat jour en macramé. ● macramé nom masculin (génois macrame, nœud, de l arabe maḥrama) Dentelle d ameublement assez… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Macrame — Macramé Eulen Tischdeckenauflage Macramé (deutsche Schreibweise Makramee) bezeichnet eine aus dem Orient kommende Knüpftechnik zur Herstellung von Ornamenten oder …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Macramé — Eulen Tischdeckenauflage Macramé (deutsche Schreibweise Makramee) bezeichnet eine aus dem Orient kommende Knüpftechnik zur Herstellung von Ornamenten oder …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • macramé — sustantivo masculino 1. (no contable) Tejido de hilos o cuerdas gruesas trenzado y anudado a mano: una hamaca de macramé. 2. Hilo o cuerda con que se hace el macramé …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • macramé — [mak′rə mā΄] n. [Fr < It macrame < Turk makrama, napkin < Ar miqramah, a veil] a coarse fringe or lace of thread or cord knotted in designs, used for decorating furniture, pillows, etc.: also macramé lace …   English World dictionary

  • Macrame — Mac ra*me, n. 1. the art of tying knots in patterns. [PJC] 2. a coarse lace, made by weaving and knotting cords; {macrame lace}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • macrame — MACRAMÉ, s.n. v. macrameu. Trimis de claudia, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  macraméu s. n. (sil. cra ), art. macraméul; pl. macraméuri Trimis de siveco, 15.03.2009. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  MACRAMÉ s.m …   Dicționar Român

  • macrame — (n.) 1869, from Fr. macramé, from Turk. maqrama towel, napkin, from Arabic miqramah embroidered veil …   Etymology dictionary

  • macrame — macramé (izg. makramȇ) m DEFINICIJA 1. umijeće uzlanja, vezivanja konopa, kreativna tehnika prepletanja i stvaranja čvorova u dekorativne svrhe; podrijetlom iz Arabije 2. meton. sam proizvod takvog uzlanja ETIMOLOGIJA fr. ← tal. macrame: vrsta… …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • macramé — (Del fr. macramé). 1. m. Tejido hecho con nudos más o menos complicados, que se asemeja al encaje de bolillos. 2. Hilo con que se prepara este tejido …   Diccionario de la lengua española

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