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petit feu

[French puh-tee-fœ] /French pə tiˈfœ/
noun, Ceramics
1.
a firing of ceramics at a low temperature.
2.
the category of ceramic colors fired in a muffle kiln at low temperature.
Compare grand feu.
Origin
< French: literally, small fire
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