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boulle

noun \ˈbül, ˈbyül\

Definition of boulle

  1. :  inlaid decoration of tortoiseshell, yellow metal, and white metal in cabinetwork



Variants of boulle

or buhl \ˈbül, ˈbyül\

Origin of boulle

André Charles Boulle †1732 French cabinetmaker


First Known Use: 1823

Rhymes with boulle


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