tarsia

[tahr-see-uh, tahr-see-uh]

Origin of tarsia

< Italian < Arabic tarṣīʿ inlay
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tarsia

noun
  1. another term for intarsia

Word Origin for tarsia

C17: from Italian, from Arabic tarsi`; see intarsia
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