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wall hanging

noun
1.
a tapestry, carpet, or similar object hung against a wall as decoration; arras.
Origin of wall hanging
1895-1900
1895-1900
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  • A tiny tongue of flame caught the edge of a wall-hanging, ran up to the dry oaken rafters and speedily ignited them.

    Satan Sanderson Hallie Erminie Rives

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