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Definition: Venetian carpet
, a. [Cf. It. Veneziano, L. Venetianus.]
Of or pertaining to Venice in Italy.
, a blind for windows, doors, etc., made of
thin slats, either fixed at a certain angle in the
shutter, or movable, and in the latter case so disposed as
to overlap each other when close, and to show a series of
open spaces for the admission of air and light when in
, an inexpensive carpet, used for passages
and stairs, having a woolen warp which conceals the weft;
the pattern is therefore commonly made up of simple
, a white compact or steatite, used for
marking on cloth, etc.
(Arch.), a door having long, narrow windows
or panes of glass on the sides.
, a kind of glass made by the Venetians, for
decorative purposes, by the combination of pieces of glass
of different colors fused together and wrought into
various ornamental patterns.
, a brownish red color, prepared from sulphate
of iron; -- called also scarlet ocher
. See Castile soap
, under Soap
(Bot.), a South European tree (Rhus Cotinus
) which yields the yellow dyewood called fustet;
-- also called smoke tree
(Arch.), a window consisting of a main
window with an arched head, having on each side a long and
narrow window with a square head.