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bijou


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bijou  \Bi*jou"\,  n.;  pl  {Bijoux}.  [F.;  of  uncertain  origin.] 
  A  trinket;  a  jewel;  --  a  word  applied  to  anything  small  and 
  of  elegant  workmanship. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  bijou 
  adj  :  small  and  elegant;  "bijou  villas";  "can  Americans  be 
  persuaded  to  pay  out  dollars  for  bijou  cars?" 
  n  :  a  small  and  delicately  worked  piece 




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