Pronunciation: (mak'ru-mā"), [key]
—n., v.t., -méd or -méed, -mé•ing.
1. an elaborately patterned lacelike webbing made of hand-knotted cord, yarn, or the like, and used for wall decorations, hanging baskets, garments, accessories, etc.
2. the technique or art of producing macramé.
to make or produce using macramé: to macramé a wall hanging. Also,mac'ra•me".
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