blackwork

noun

Definition of blackwork

1 : metal products (such as forgings or rolled work) that have not undergone a process (such as pickling or machining) that gives a bright finish
2 : embroidery worked in black thread on white material

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“Blackwork.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/blackwork. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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