Definition of origami noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

origami

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˌɒrɪˈɡɑːmi//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌɔːrɪˈɡɑːmi//
 
[uncountable] Artwork and techniques, Crafts and skills
 
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the Japanese art of folding paper into attractive shapes See related entries: Artwork and techniques, Crafts and skills Word OriginJapanese, from oru, -ori ‘fold’ + kami ‘paper’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: origami