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  • n. Alternative spelling of applique.
  • v. Alternative spelling of applique.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Ornamented with a pattern (which has been cut out of another color or stuff) applied or transferred to a foundation

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In modern dress and upholstery, applied or sewed on, or produced in this way.
  • More generally, said of one material, as metal, fixed upon another, in ornamental work: as, an enameled disk appliqué upon a surface of filigree, an ivory figure appliqué upon a Japanese lacquer, and the like.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. sew on as a decoration
  • n. a decorative design made of one material sewn over another


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