jalee work

noun
ja·​lee work | \ ˈjä(ˌ)lē- \

Definition of jalee work

: carving especially in marble in the form of a pierced screen : latticework

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History and Etymology for jalee work

Hindi jālī network, latticework, from Sanskrit jāla net

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“Jalee work.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/jalee%20work. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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