Pronunciation: (gi-pyoor'; Fr. gē-pyr'),[key] —n., —pl.-puresPronunciation: (-pyoorz'; Fr. -pyr').[key] 1. any of various laces, often heavy, made of linen, silk, etc., with the pattern connected by brides rather than by a net ground.
2. any of various laces or trimmings formerly in use, made with cords or heavy threads, metal, etc.