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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A technique of decorating metal in which areas that have been hollowed out, as by incising, are filled with colored enamel and fired.

Etymologies

French : champ, field (from Old French, from Latin campus) + levé, raised; see levee2.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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