Definition of lacquerwork in English:

lacquerwork

Syllabification: lac·quer·work
Pronunciation: /ˈlakərˌwərk
 
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noun

  • 1Lacquerware.
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    • An archeological worker from Qinghai Provincial Archeological Institute is cleaning lacquerworks discovered in a graveyard dating back to Eastern Han Period.
    • The items on display include pottery, pottery figures, bronze, woodcarvings, masks, lacquerworks, screens and other exhibits: a total of 101 pieces.
    • Some China-made lacquerworks on display attracted wide attention, especially the folding screen presented by Mr. Braine.
  • 1.1The design, construction, or finish of lacquerware.

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