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English definition of “basketwork”


noun [U] uk   /ˈbɑː.skɪt.wɜːk/ us    /ˈbæs.kɪt.wɝːk/ (also basketry,   /ˈbɑː.skɪ.tri/    /ˈbæs.kə-/)
the making of baskets and other objects by twisting together thin strips of wood, plastic, etc.Crafts
(Definition of basketwork from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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