opus musivum

noun
opus mu·​si·​vum | \ -müˈsēvəm; -myüˈsīvəm, -ˈzī- \
plural opera musiva\ -​və \

Definition of opus musivum

: mosaic decoration of walls often employing glass or enamel

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History and Etymology for opus musivum

Late Latin, literally, mosaic work

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“Opus musivum.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/opus%20musivum. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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