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flambe


flambe


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Flamb'e  \Flam`b['e]"\,  a.  [F.,  p.p.  of  flamber  to  singe,  pass  (a 
  thing)  through  flame.  Cf  {Flambeau}.]  (Ceramics) 
  Decorated  by  glaze  splashed  or  irregularly  spread  upon  the 
  surface,  or  apparently  applied  at  the  top  and  allowed  to  run 
  down  the  sides;  --  said  of  pieces  of  Chinese  porcelain.