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quilt·ing

 (kwĭl′tĭng)
n.
1. The process of doing quilted work.
2.
a. Material used to make quilts.
b. Material that has been quilted.

quilting

(ˈkwɪltɪŋ)
n
1. (Knitting & Sewing) material used for making a quilt
2. (Knitting & Sewing) the act or process of making a quilt
3. (Knitting & Sewing) quilted work

quilt•ing

(ˈkwɪl tɪŋ)

n.
1. the act or process of making quilts or quilted work.
2. material for making quilts.
3. material or work that has been quilted.
[1605–15]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.quilting - stitching through layers of fabric and a filling so as to create a designquilting - stitching through layers of fabric and a filling so as to create a design
embroidery stitch, sewing stitch - a stitch made with thread and a threaded sewing needle through fabric or leather
2.quilting - a material used for making a quilt, or a quilted fabric
cloth, fabric, textile, material - artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers; "the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent"; "woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC"; "she measured off enough material for a dress"
Translations

quilting

[ˈkwɪltɪŋ] N (= material) → tela f acolchada; (= act, quilted work) → acolchado m

quilting

n
(= process)(Ab)steppen nt, → Wattieren nt
(= material)Steppstoff m

quilting

[ˈkwɪltɪŋ] n (material) → stoffa trapuntata; (craft) → trapunto
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