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CLOISONNE

 Dictionary entry overview: What does cloisonne mean? 

CLOISONNE (noun)
  The noun CLOISONNE has 1 sense:

1. enamelware in which colored areas are separated by thin metal strips

  Familiarity information: CLOISONNE used as a noun is very rare.


CLOISONNE (adjective)
  The adjective CLOISONNE has 1 sense:

1. (for metals) having areas separated by metal and filled with colored enamel and fired

  Familiarity information: CLOISONNE used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


CLOISONNE (noun)


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Meaning:

Enamelware in which colored areas are separated by thin metal strips

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Hypernyms ("cloisonne" is a kind of...):

enamelware (cooking utensil of enameled iron)


CLOISONNE (adjective)


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Meaning:

(for metals) having areas separated by metal and filled with colored enamel and fired

Synonyms:

champleve; cloisonne

Similar:

adorned; decorated (provided with something intended to increase its beauty or distinction)


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