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needlepoint (n.)

c. 1700, "the point of a needle;" 1865, "point lace made with the needle," 1865, from needle (n.) + point (n.).

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Definitions of needlepoint

needlepoint (n.)
lace worked with a needle in a buttonhole stitch on a paper pattern;
Synonyms: point lace
needlepoint (n.)
embroidery consisting of allover embroidered canvas resembling tapestry;
Synonyms: needlepoint embroidery
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Dictionary entries near needlepoint

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