F klwȧzōⁿ
plural -s
: one of the wire fillets or metal dividing strips used in cloisonné

Word History


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

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“Cloison.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 May. 2024.

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