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patchworknoun

uk   /ˈpætʃ.wɜːk/  us   /-wɝːk/
[U] cloth made by sewing together a lot of smaller pieces of cloth with different patterns and colours, or the activity of doing this: a patchwork quilt/jacket The old lady sat in the corner doing patchwork. [S] a mixture of different things: We looked out of the aircraft window down onto the patchwork of fields below.
(Definition of patchwork from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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