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What is "Bombe" - Definition & Explanation

Marked by convex or bulging lines, descriptive particularly of Rococo case furniture with outward-swelling front and sides.

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A long crease mark (q.v.) in a dyed or finished textile and that runs approximately in the length direction. NOTE: The marks are caused during wet processing in the rope form and may be the result...

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