Definition of pattern book in English:

pattern book

Syllabification: pat·tern book


  • A book containing samples of patterns and designs of cloth or wallpaper.
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    • To illustrate the influence of the Arts and Crafts movement, the curator chose a pattern book of velvet samples published by Morris and Company in 1890.
    • Students could copy embroidery designs from a pattern book supplied by their teacher.
    • You can spend days thumbing through a pattern book estimating wallpaper materials.

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