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rondelle

[ron-del] /rɒnˈdɛl/
noun
1.
a small disk of glass used as an ornament in a stained-glass window.
2.
Jewelry. a flat bead, often of rock crystal or onyx, used in a necklace as a spacer between contrasting stones.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; < French; see rondel
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  • The central bay is further accented by a fancifully shaped pediment with rondelle.

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