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lat·tice·work

 (lăt′ĭs-wûrk′)
n.
1. A lattice or latticelike structure.
2. An open, crisscross pattern or weave.
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latticework

(ˈlætɪsˌwɜːk)
n
open frameworks of strips of wood, metal, etc, arranged to form an ornamental pattern on structures, furniture, etc(as modifier)
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lat•tice•work

(ˈlæt ɪsˌwɜrk)

n.
1. work consisting of crossed strips usu. arranged in a diagonal pattern of open spaces.
2. a lattice.
[1480–90]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.latticework - framework consisting of an ornamental design made of strips of wood or metallatticework - framework consisting of an ornamental design made of strips of wood or metal
framework - a structure supporting or containing something
lath - a narrow thin strip of wood used as backing for plaster or to make latticework
treillage, trellis - latticework used to support climbing plants
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Translations

latticework

[ˈlætɪswɜːk] Nenrejado m; (on window) → celosía f
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latticework

nGitterwerk nt
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