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Definition of Venetian carpet

Venetian carpet
Venetian Ve*ne"tian, a. [Cf. It. Veneziano, L. Venetianus.] Of or pertaining to Venice in Italy. Venetian blind, a blind for windows, doors, etc., made of thin slats, either fixed at a certain angle in the shutter, or movable, and in the latter case so disposed as to overlap each other when close, and to show a series of open spaces for the admission of air and light when in other positions. Venetian carpet, an inexpensive carpet, used for passages and stairs, having a woolen warp which conceals the weft; the pattern is therefore commonly made up of simple stripes. Venetian chalk, a white compact or steatite, used for marking on cloth, etc. Venetian door (Arch.), a door having long, narrow windows or panes of glass on the sides. Venetian glass, a kind of glass made by the Venetians, for decorative purposes, by the combination of pieces of glass of different colors fused together and wrought into various ornamental patterns. Venetian red, a brownish red color, prepared from sulphate of iron; -- called also scarlet ocher. Venetian soap. See Castile soap, under Soap. Venetian sumac (Bot.), a South European tree (Rhus Cotinus) which yields the yellow dyewood called fustet; -- also called smoke tree. Venetian window (Arch.), a window consisting of a main window with an arched head, having on each side a long and narrow window with a square head.

Meaning of Venetian carpet from wikipedia

- A **** is a textile floor covering typically consisting of an upper layer of pile attached to a backing. The pile was traditionally made from wool, but...
- A Persian **** or Persian rug (Persian: قالی ايرانى qālī-ye īranī), also known as Iranian **** (Persian: فرش ايرانى‎ farsh, meaning "to spread"), is...
- Venetian or Venetan (Venetian: vèneto, vènet or łéngua vèneta) is a Romance language spoken as a native language by almost four million people in the northeast...
- Venetian Gothic is an architectural style combining use of the Gothic lancet arch with Byzantine and Moorish influences. The style originated in 14th century...
- A Lotto **** is a hand knotted **** having a pattern that was primarily produced during the 16th and 17th centuries along the Aegean coast of Anatolia...
- ****s of Middle-Eastern origin, either from Anatolia, Persia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, the Levant, the Mamluk state of Egypt or Northern Africa, were used...
- An oriental rug is a heavy textile, made for a wide variety of utilitarian and symbolic purpose, produced in “Oriental countries” for home use, local sale...
- Turkish **** is a term of convenience, commonly used today to denote rugs and ****s woven by various ethnicities in the geographic region of Asia minor...
- Roger Oates is a British company that designs, manufactures and retails flooring, fabric and interior products. The company is best known for Venetian...
- Templeton On The Green, previously known as the Templeton **** Factory, is a distinctive building near the People's Palace, in Glasgow, Scotland, opened...