[ truh-poon-toh ]
/ trəˈpʊn toʊ /
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noun, plural tra·pun·tos.
quilting having an embossed design produced by outlining the pattern with single stitches and then padding it with yarn or cotton.
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British Dictionary definitions for trapunto
/ (trəˈpʊntəʊ) /
noun plural -tos
a type of quilting that is only partly padded in a design
Word Origin for trapunto
Italian, from trapungere to embroider, from pungere to prick (from Latin)
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