latticework

[ lat-is-wurk ]
/ ˈlæt ɪsˌwɜrk /

noun

work consisting of crossed strips usually arranged in a diagonal pattern of open spaces.

Origin of latticework

First recorded in 1480–90; lattice + work
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latticework


n.

also lattice-work, late 15c., from lattice + work (n.).

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