noun par·que·try \ˈpär-kə-trē\
plural par·que·tries

Definition of PARQUETRY

:  work in the form of usually geometrically patterned wood laid or inlaid especially for floors

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First Known Use of PARQUETRY

circa 1842

Rhymes with PARQUETRY


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