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basketwork

[ bas-kit-wurk, bah-skit- ]
/ ˈbæs kɪtˌwɜrk, ˈbɑ skɪt- /
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noun
objects, textiles, etc., made or woven in the manner of a basket; basketry; wickerwork; interwoven work.
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Origin of basketwork

First recorded in 1760–70; basket + work
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British Dictionary definitions for basketwork

basketwork
/ (ˈbɑːskɪtˌwɜːk) /

noun
another word for wickerwork
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