Definition of picot in English:

picot

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Pronunciation: /ˈpiːkəʊ
 
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noun

[often as modifier]
  • A small loop or series of small loops of twisted thread in lace or embroidery, typically decorating the border of a fabric: a cardigan with picot edging around the neck
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    • ‘For women's styles, we are seeing more feminine details, including lace and picot trims,’ he says.
    • Pin elastic to upper edge of bra right side with plush side facing up and picot edge pointing inward.
    • So, on Sunday night, I darned in all the ends, did the picot - edged for the bands and did the i-cord button loops.

Origin

early 17th century: from French, literally 'small peak or point', diminutive of pic.

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