Etymology
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cloisonne (adj.)

"divided into compartments, partitioned" (especially in reference to surface decoration), 1863, from French cloisonné, from cloison "a partition" (12c., in Old French, "enclosure"), from Provençal clausio, from Vulgar Latin *clausio, noun of action from past participle stem of claudere "to close, shut" (see close (v.) ).

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Definitions of cloisonne
1
cloisonne (n.)
enamelware in which colored areas are separated by thin metal strips;
2
cloisonne (adj.)
(for metals) having areas separated by metal and filled with colored enamel and fired;
Synonyms: champleve
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