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racinage

[ras-uh-nahzh; French ra-see-nazh] /ˌræs əˈnɑʒ; French ra siˈnaʒ/
noun
1.
decorative treatment of leather with colors and acids to produce a branchlike effect.
Origin
< French, equivalent to racine root (< Late Latin rādīcīna, for Latin rādīx, stem rādīc- root1) + -age -age
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