Definitions for gadroongəˈdrun

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ga•droongəˈdrun(n.)

  1. an elaborately carved or indented convex molding.

    Category: Architecture

  2. a series of curved, inverted flutings, or of convex and concave flutings, used esp. as a decorative edging on articles of silver, earthenware, wood, etc.

    Category: Furniture

Origin of gadroon:

1715–25; < F godron, MF goderon

Wiktionary

  1. gadroon(Noun)

    Any of a series of raised decorative curves used as adornments on the necks of vases, silverware, etc.

  2. Origin: From godron.

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