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grand feu

[French grahn fœ] /French grɑ̃ ˈfœ/
noun, Ceramics
1.
a firing of ceramics at a high temperature.
2.
the category of ceramic colors fired at high temperature.
Compare petit feu.
Origin of grand feu
1860-1865
1860-65; < French: literally, great fire
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