Good evening and welcome to Word of the Day! A journey through the English vocabulary and the words that piqued my interest, in WotD we'll be learning a new word for each working day of the week, except for holidays, unless there's a holiday special...
Today's word is:
- Inlaid work of blocks of various woods arranged in a geometric pattern, esp. for flooring or furniture.
ORIGIN: 1842 from Old French parchet (the diminutive of parc), literally meaning "a small enclosed space"