opus anglicanum

noun opus an·gli·ca·num \-ˌaŋgləˈkänəm, -ka-, -kā-\

Definition of opus anglicanum

plural

opera anglicana

\-nə\
  1. :  fine English medieval embroidery having pictorial designs following early paintings and being used especially for ecclesiastical vestments

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Origin and Etymology of opus anglicanum

Medieval Latin, literally, English work


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