Definitions for makimonoˌmɑ kəˈmoʊ noʊ

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ma•ki•mo•noˌmɑ kəˈmoʊ noʊ(n.)(pl.)-nos, -no.

  1. a horizontal Japanese hand scroll bearing text or a captioned painting.

    Category: Fine Arts

Origin of makimono:

1880–85; < Japn


  1. makimono(Noun)

    A type of Japanese hand scroll which unrolls horizontally; laterally on a flat surface.

  2. Origin: From 巻物 (まきもの, makimono)


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