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Jacob's ladder

[in reference to Genesis 28:12] n. a style of plaiting broad strips of light and dark STRAW together, forming a serrated edge (Banister display). (Gen.)

Tags: noun, straw work

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Last update: 2012-10-02 20:19
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.1

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