Creux

Creux

Creux\ (kr?), n. [F., adj., hollow, n., a hollow.] 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.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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