estofado

noun es·to·fa·do \ ˌestəˈfä(ˌ)dō \

Definition of estofado

plural -s
:the technique of finishing sculpture of wood and gesso with gilding, punched patterns, and paint

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Origin and Etymology of estofado

Spanish, from past participle of estofar to quilt, make estofado work, from estofa quilted material, from Old Spanish, from Middle French estoffe stuff, material


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