Definition of plate tracery in English:

plate tracery

Line breaks: plate tra¦cery

noun

[mass noun] Architecture
  • Tracery with perforations in otherwise continuous stone.
    More example sentences
    • Plate tracery is the more efficient method of production; modern cutting machinery and casting techniques make this efficiency even more true today than in the past.

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