opus sectile

noun opus sec·ti·le \-ˈsektəlē\

Definition of opus sectile

plural

opera sectilia

\-ˌsekˈtilēə\
  1. :  stone inlay or tiling using pieces cut to follow the outline of the design

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Origin and Etymology of opus sectile

New Latin, literally, cut work


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