noun cloi·son \ˈklȯizən, F klwȧzōⁿ\

Definition of cloison



  1. :  one of the wire fillets or metal dividing strips used in cloisonné

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Origin and Etymology of cloison

French, partition, from (assumed) Vulgar Latin clausion-, clausio, from Latin clausus, past participle of claudere to close — more at close

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a brief usually trivial fact

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