noun[mass noun] Indian
- Intricate ornamental openwork in wood, metal, stone, etc.: [as modifier]: a bamboo jali bedside cabinetMore example sentences
- Its intricately carved windows have beautiful jali or filigree work that is a feature of all buildings of the period in Ahmedabad.
- Murri work, taipchi, jali, dhun etc are some of the common varieties of chikan work.
- She installed her naive ceramic figures in an enclosure made from jali, a traditional decorative lattice used in Indian architecture.
Urdu, from jaal 'a net'.