empiecement

noun
em·​piece·​ment | \ ə̇mˈpēsmənt, em- \
plural -s

Definition of empiecement

: a piece of material inserted in a garment usually as trimming or ornamentation

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First Known Use of empiecement

1886, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for empiecement

en- entry 1 + piece + -ment

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The first known use of empiecement was in 1886

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“Empiecement.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/empiecement. Accessed 9 Mar. 2021.

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