Meaning of PALMETTE in English

PALMETTE

/pal met"/ , n.

a conventionalized shape in the form of palmately spread leaves or sections, used as ornamentation. Cf. anthemion, lotus (def. 5).

[ 1835-45; 2 , -ETTE ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .