boulle

noun \ˈbül, ˈbyül\

Definition of boulle

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

Variants of boulle

or

\ˈbül, ˈbyül\

Origin and Etymology of boulle

André Charles Boulle †1732 French cabinetmaker


First Known Use: 1815

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