basketry

[ bas-ki-tree, bah-ski- ]
/ ˈbæs kɪ tri, ˈbɑ skɪ- /
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noun

baskets collectively; basketwork.
the art or process of making baskets.

Nearby words

  1. basket-handle arch,
  2. basket-of-gold,
  3. basket-star,
  4. basketball,
  5. basketful,
  6. basketweaver,
  7. basketwork,
  8. baskin,
  9. baskin, leonard,
  10. basking

Origin of basketry

First recorded in 1850–55; basket + -ry

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British Dictionary definitions for basketry

basketry

/ (ˈbɑːskɪtrɪ) /

noun

the art or practice of making baskets
baskets collectively
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