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Another word for lace

  1. Ornamental threadwork

      1. The operation of shaping or dressing the edge of anything, as of a piece of metal.
      2. Something forming an edge or placed along the edge; fringe, trimming, etc. for a border
      3. (Rock climbing) Technique involving the placement of the edge of the climbing shoe on a sharp hold.
      1. Decoration; ornament
      2. The side dishes of a meal
      3. Something added as decoration or ornament, especially a band of lace or embroidery on clothing.
      1. A pattern of band-like markings.
      2. A technique used in the study of wild birds, by attaching a small, individually numbered, metal or plastic tag to their legs or wings.
      1. An ornamental strip of flowers or shrubs along the edge of a garden, walk, etc.
      2. A strip of ground, as at the edge of a garden or walk, in which ornamental plants or shrubs are planted.
      3. The line or frontier area separating political divisions or geographic regions; a boundary.
      1. The act or art of making such lace.
      2. A fine lace made by looping and knotting thread that is wound on a hand shuttle: used for edging, trimming, etc.
      3. Handmade lace fashioned by looping and knotting a single strand of heavy-duty thread on a small hand shuttle.
      1. The occupation or employment of a person skilled in embroidery, needlepoint, ect.
      2. Anything made by such work, as embroidery or cross-stitch
      3. The art or process of working with a needle especially in embroidery or needlepoint.
      1. A single placement of an advertisement, as in a newspaper
      2. A piece of lace or embroidery that can be set into a piece of cloth for ornamentation
      3. (Anatomy) The point or mode of attachment of a skeletal muscle to the bone or other body part that it moves.
      1. A person considered as a source of pride, honor, or credit:
      2. (Music) A note or group of notes that embellishes a melody.
      3. (Music) A tone or tones used to embellish a principal melodic tone
      1. A netlike, woven material, as that used for stockings
      2. The threads, cords, etc. forming these openings
      3. A structure of interlocking metal links
      1. A piece of soft, absorbent paper, used as a disposable handkerchief, as toilet paper, etc.
      2. Tissue paper.
      3. (Biol.) The substance of an organic body or organ, consisting of cells and intercellular material
      1. A system that interconnects a number of users, locations etc. allowing transport or communication between them, e.g. computer ~, road ~, electricity distribution ~.
      2. A fine mesh fabric used as curtain or dress material or as the foundation for various laces.
      3. (Geometry) Of a polyhedron, any set of polygons joined edge to edge that, when folded along the edges between adjoining polygons so that the outer edges touch, form the polyhedron.
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  2. Material for binding through openings

      1. A narrow strip of leather, etc. used as a lace, strap, etc.
      2. A kind of bikini swimsuit bottom having only a narrow strip of fabric that goes between the legs and attaches in back to a waistband, so as to show the buttocks
      3. A whip of plaited leather or cord.
      1. A thick string or thin rope
      2. A slender length of flexible material usually made of twisted strands or fibers and used to bind, tie, connect, or support.
      3. (Anatomy) A long ropelike structure, such as a nerve or tendon:
      1. A group of people:
      2. A simple ungrooved ring, especially a wedding ring.
      3. A thin strip of flexible material used to encircle and bind one object or to hold a number of objects together:
      1. A length of cord, leather, etc. used for lacing and fastening a shoe
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      1. To sharpen (a razor, for example).
      2. To fasten or secure with a strap.
      3. To beat with a strap
      1. To cause to cohere or stick together in a mass:
      2. To be or become tight, hard, or stiff
      3. To fasten together the printed pages of (a book) and enclose them within a protective cover
      1. To bring to an end; finish
      2. To bring to an end; terminate:
      3. To draw or bind together the edges of:
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