trel·​lis·​work | \ ˈtre-ləs-ˌwərk How to pronounce trelliswork (audio) \

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Recent Examples on the Web And in this case, trelliswork wallpaper wouldn't have been good enough. Barbara King, House Beautiful, "Amanda Lindroth on Decorating an Old-Fashioned House with Island Spririt," 3 Nov. 2014 Gilt trelliswork paneling made of resin gave the room both order and fantasy. David Netto, Town & Country, "The Enduring Legacy of French Interior Designer Henri Samuel," 15 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of trelliswork

1712, in the meaning defined above

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“Trelliswork.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 May. 2021.

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