Tracer/y

Tra´cer/y


n.1.(Arch.) Ornamental work with rambled lines.
2.A similar decoration in some styles of vaulting, the ribs of the vault giving off the minor bars of which the tracery is composed.
2.A tracing of lines; a system of lines produced by, or as if by, tracing, esp. when interweaving or branching out in ornamental or graceful figures.