j. m. jacquard

Jacquard

[zha-kar]
noun
Joseph Marie [zhoh-zef ma-ree] , 1752–1834, French inventor.
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Jacquard (ˈdʒækɑːd, dʒəˈkɑːd, French ʒakar)
 
n
1.  Also called: Jacquard weave a fabric in which the design is incorporated into the weave instead of being printed or dyed on
2.  Also called: Jacquard loom the loom that produces this fabric
 
[C19: named after Joseph M. Jacquard (1752--1834), French inventor]

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