Definition of Turk's head in English:

Turk's head

Syllabification: Turk's head


  • An ornamental knot resembling a turban in shape, made in the end of a rope to form a stopper.
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    • The emblem of a Turk's head was associated with coffee houses in the 17th century.
    • The four magnificent tassels are embroidered with Turk's head knots and spangles.

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Pronunciation: ˌkələrəˈto͝orə
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody