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buhlwork


buhlwork


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Buhl  \Buhl\,  Buhlwork  \Buhl"work\,  n.  [From  A.  Ch  Boule,  a 
  French  carver  in  wood.] 
  Decorative  woodwork  in  which  tortoise  shell,  yellow  metal, 
  white  metal,  etc.,  are  inlaid,  forming  scrolls,  cartouches, 
  etc  [Written  also  {boule},  {boulework}.]