of or pertaining to an enamel piece or enameling technique in which
enamel is fused onto the incised or hollowed areas of a metal base.
noun, plural champlevés /ʃɑ̃ləˈveɪ, -ˈveɪz/ [shahn-luh-vey, -veyz] Show IPA .
an enamel piece made by the champlevé method.
the technique used to produce champlevé enamels.
past participle of champlever
to lift (i.e., take out) a field (i.e., a flat part), make hollow places on the ground to be engraved; see camp1