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buhl definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: an inlaid furniture decoration; tortoiseshell and yellow and white metal form scrolls in cabinetwork [syn: boulle, boule, buhl]

Merriam Webster's

variant of boulle

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. (also boule, boulle) 1 pieces of brass, tortoiseshell, etc., cut to make a pattern and used as decorative inlays esp. on furniture. 2 work inlaid with buhl. 3 (attrib.) inlaid with buhl. Etymology: (buhl Germanized) f. A. C. Boule, Fr. wood-carver d. 1732

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Buhl Buhl, Buhlwork Buhl"work, n. [From A. Ch. Boule, a French carver in wood.] Decorative woodwork in which tortoise shell, yellow metal, white metal, etc., are inlaid, forming scrolls, cartouches, etc. [Written also boule, boulework.]



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