tapestry Brussels.

See under Brussels carpet.

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • tapestry brussels — noun Usage: usually capitalized B : brussels carpet 2 …   Useful english dictionary

  • tapestry Brussels — noun see brussels carpet …   Useful english dictionary

  • tapestry Brussels. — See under Brussels carpet …   Useful english dictionary

  • tapestry carpet — noun : a carpet (as tapestry Brussels or tapestry velvet) in which the designs are printed in colors on the threads before the fabric is woven; especially : a carpet the threads of which are printed before even the warp is formed and which is… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Brussels carpet — a carpet made with three ply or four ply worsted yarn drawn up in uncut loops to form a pattern over the entire surface (body Brussels), or made of worsted or woolen yarns on which a pattern is printed (tapestry Brussels). [1790 1800] * * *… …   Universalium

  • tapestry velvet carpet — noun : a velvet carpet made like tapestry Brussels but having the pile longer and cut so that the surface resembles that of Wilton carpet …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tapestry — Tap es*try, n.; pl. {Tapestries}. [F. tapissere, fr. tapisser to carpet, to hang, or cover with tapestry, fr. tapis a carpet, carpeting, LL. tapecius, fr. L. tapete carpet, tapestry, Gr. ?, ?. Cf. {Tapis}, {Tippet}.] A fabric, usually of worsted …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tapestry carpet — Tapestry Tap es*try, n.; pl. {Tapestries}. [F. tapissere, fr. tapisser to carpet, to hang, or cover with tapestry, fr. tapis a carpet, carpeting, LL. tapecius, fr. L. tapete carpet, tapestry, Gr. ?, ?. Cf. {Tapis}, {Tippet}.] A fabric, usually of …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tapestry moth — Tapestry Tap es*try, n.; pl. {Tapestries}. [F. tapissere, fr. tapisser to carpet, to hang, or cover with tapestry, fr. tapis a carpet, carpeting, LL. tapecius, fr. L. tapete carpet, tapestry, Gr. ?, ?. Cf. {Tapis}, {Tippet}.] A fabric, usually of …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tapestry Carpets — Power loom woven carpets with uncut looped pile. They are lighter and cheaper than Brussels carpets because there is only one figuring warp and that is printed in colours before weaving. Tapestry carpets can be woven with tappets. Strong, coarse… …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

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