Meaning of broderie anglaise

bro•de•rie an•glaise

Pronunciation: (brō"du-rē' äng-glāz', -glez' Fr. brôd&supschwa-rē än-glez'), [key]
  1. fine white needlework done on fine cloth, typically on eyelet.
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