plate tracery

  1. tracery, as in early Gothic architecture, formed of cut or pierced slabs of stone set on edge with the flat side outward.

Origin of plate tracery

First recorded in 1850–55
  • Also called perforated tracery.

Words Nearby plate tracery Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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