interlaced

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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Interlace \In'ter*lace"\, verb (used with an object) & i. [imp. & p. p. {Interlaced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Interlacing}.] [OE. entrelacen, F. entrelacer. See {Inter-}, and {Lace}.] To unite, as by lacing together; to insert or interpose one thing within another; to intertwine; to interweave.

Severed into stripes That interlaced each other. --Cowper.

The epic way is everywhere interlaced with dialogue. --Dryden.

{Interlacing arches} (Arch.), arches, usually circular, so constructed that their archivolts intersect and seem to be interlaced.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

interlaced

adjective

1: having a pattern of fretwork or latticework [syn: {fretted}, {interlaced}, {latticed}, {latticelike}]


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