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noun lace pronunciation in British English /leɪs/ 
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  1. 1
    [uncountable] light delicate cloth with patterns of small holes in it

    pillows edged with lace

    a lace collar

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  2. 2
    [countable] [usually plural] a thick piece of string used for tying shoes or boots

    Your laces are undone.

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