filet

noun
fi·​let | \ fi-ˈlā How to pronounce filet (audio) \

Definition of filet

: a lace with a square mesh and geometric designs

First Known Use of filet

1838, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for filet

French, literally, net

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“Filet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/filet. Accessed 4 Mar. 2021.

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