jacquard

noun, often capitalized, often attributive jac·quard \ ˈja-ˌkärd \

Definition of jacquard

1 :a fabric of intricate variegated weave or pattern
2 a :the control mechanism of a Jacquard loom

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Origin and Etymology of jacquard

Joseph Jacquard

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Jacquard

biographical name Jac·quard \ zha-ˈkär , ˈja-ˌkärd \

Definition of Jacquard

Joseph-Marie 1752–1834 French inventor

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