Definition of scrollwork in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈskrəʊlwəːk


[mass noun]
  • Decoration consisting of spiral lines or patterns, especially as cut by a scroll saw.
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    • I would like at this point to call attention to a couple of blacksmiths from whom I have learned a great deal about scroll work.
    • A collection of beautiful custom scrollwork pieces by a true craftsman.
    • This hardwood, handmade Footstool or Plant Stand has an integrated design accented with attractive scrollwork that belies its sturdiness.

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