Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In architecture, a mantelpiece. Also called clavel.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Arch.) A mantelpiece.

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  • noun architecture A mantelpiece.

Etymologies

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Compare French claveau centrepiece of an arch.

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