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limoges

limoges


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Limoges  \Li*moges"\  (l[-e]*m[=o]zh"),  n. 
  A  city  of  Southern  France. 
 
  {Limoges  enamel},  a  kind  of  enamel  ware  in  which  the  enamel 
  is  applied  to  the  whole  surface  of  a  metal  plaque,  vase, 
  or  the  like  and  painted  in  enamel  colors.  The  art  was 
  brought  to  a  high  degree  of  perfection  in  Limoges  in  the 
  16th  century. 
 
  {Limoges  ware}. 
  a  Articles  decorated  with  Limoges  enamel. 
  b  Articles  of  porcelain,  etc.,  manufactured  at  Limoges.