azulejo

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noun azu·le·jo \ˌä-sü-ˈlā-(ˌ)hō, -zü-, -thü-\

Definition of azulejo

plural

azulejos

  1. :  a glazed usually blue ceramic tile originally of Portugal and Spain

Origin and Etymology of azulejo

Portuguese or Spanish


First Known Use: 1813


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