Definition of wall hanging in English:

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wall hanging

noun

A large decorative piece of fabric or other material hung on the wall of a room.
Example sentences
  • Wedding guests can sign a large matte of a photo frame, a specially made platter, or a fabric wall hanging.
  • The domestic world and the conflict in Southeast Asia coincide again in Diaper Pattern, in which texts printed on a wall hanging made from her son's used diapers present a hypocritical apologia for the war in Vietnam.
  • Using yarn and needle, my mother would then transfer that highly geometric pattern to cloth, creating a wall hanging, a pillow cover, or some other decorative article.

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