allover

[ awl-oh-ver ]
/ ˈɔlˌoʊ vər /

adjective

extending or repeated over the entire surface, as a decorative pattern.

noun

a fabric with an allover pattern.

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Origin of allover

First recorded in 1570–80; all + over
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