a jour

à jour

[ah zhoor; French a zhoor]
adjective
of or pertaining to objects that are pierced, perforated, or decorated with an openwork pattern.
Also, ajouré [ah-zhoo-rey; French a-zhoo-rey] .


Origin:
< French: literally, (open) to daylight

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