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Jacquard

[zha-kar] /ʒaˈkær/
noun
1.
Joseph Marie [zhoh-zef ma-ree] /ʒoʊˈzɛf ma ri/ (Show IPA), 1752–1834, French inventor.
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Jacquard

/ˈdʒækɑːd; dʒəˈkɑːd; French ʒakar/
noun
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
Word Origin
C19: named after Joseph M. Jacquard (1752–1834), French inventor
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Word Origin and History for joe jacquard

Jacquard

1841, from Joseph Marie Jacquard (1752-1834) of Lyons, inventor of new weaving technology c.1800.

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