Definition of bezel
1 : a rim that holds a transparent covering (as on a watch, clock, or headlight) or that is rotatable and has special markings (as on a watch)
3 jewelry : a usually metal rim of a piece of jewelry in which an ornament (as a gem) is set
Origin and Etymology of bezel
probably from dialect form of French biseau bezel, from Medieval French
First Known Use: 1611
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