Origin of basketwork
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Examples from the Web for basketwork
Lobsters are caught in pots made of basketwork, just as crabs are.The Animal World, A Book of Natural History
This gives to the organ the appearance of basketwork or network.The Sea-beach at Ebb-tide
Augusta Foote Arnold
The bag usually carried by gins was neatly wove in basketwork and composed of a wiry kind of rush.
Would it be sinful to take some of my basketwork and send back the money next week?Homespun Tales
Kate Douglas Wiggin
The patterns, usually copied from basketwork, show the source of the forms of the cups and vases.
- another word for wickerwork
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