CREUX

Creux (kr), n. Etym: [F., adj., hollow, n., a hollow.]

Definition: Used in English only in the expression en creux. Thus, engraving en creux is engraving in intaglio, or by sinking or hollowing out the design.

Source: Webster’s Unabridged Dictionary 1913 Edition



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Word of the Day

4 October 2022

CLOUDED

(adjective) made troubled or apprehensive or distressed in appearance; “his face was clouded with unhappiness”


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Coffee Trivia

Coffee has initially been a food – chewed, not sipped. Early African tribes consume coffee by grinding the berries together, adding some animal fat, and rolling the treats into tiny edible energy balls.

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