millefiori

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noun mil·le·fi·o·ri \ˌmi-lə-fē-ˈȯr-ē\

Definition of millefiori

  1. :  ornamental glass produced by cutting cross sections of fused bundles of glass rods of various colors and sizes

Origin and Etymology of millefiori

Italian, from mille fiori a thousand flowers


First Known Use: 1849


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