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What is "Acanthus" - Definition & Explanation

Leaf design used in decorative carving

Some other terms

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The act of punching holes in JACQUARD CARDS according to a pattern or DESIGN DRAFT, so that when they are set up in the LOOM, they will control the weaving mechanism and the pattern will be woven...

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