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a straight stitch worked in a high and low relief pattern to form a variety of zigzag or oblique designs.
needlepoint work or a design done in such stitches, especially the traditional needlepoint created by a classic stitch
done in diagonal lines.
allegedly after a set of chairs embroidered with such a stitch in the
a museum in Florence
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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