bricolage[brē′kō läz̸h′, brik′ō-]
- the process of making or assembling something from materials at hand
- something so made
Origin: French ; from bricoler, to putter ; from bricole, odd job ; from a ProvenÃ§al or Italian n. ; from uncertain or unknown; perhaps
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Origin: French, from bricole, trifle, from Old French, catapult, from Old Italian briccola, of Germanic origin.