Definitions for traceryˈtreɪ sə ri
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decoration consisting of an open pattern of interlacing ribs
bars or ribs, usually of stone or wood, or other material, that subdivide an opening or stand in relief against a door or wall as an ornamental feature.
In architecture, tracery is the stonework elements that support the glass in a Gothic window. The term probably derives from the 'tracing floors' on which the complex patterns of late Gothic windows were laid out. There are two main types, plate tracery and the later bar tracery.
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Mathematics transfigures the fortuitous concourse of atoms into the tracery of the finger of God.
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- σχέδιο λεπτώς επεξειργασμένοGreek
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