Moresque definition

  • adjective:
    • Characteristic of Moorish art or architecture.
    • Moorish
    • Of or with respect to, or in the way in which or form of, the Moors; Moorish.
    • relating to or feature for the Moors
  • noun:
    • An ornament or a decoration in Moorish design.
    • a method of design by way of flat habits, interlacings, simple scrolls, and the like, and often in crude shade or in little relief on metal-work, launched upon Moorish decoration.
    • Additionally spelled Mauresque.
  • others:
    • Moorish; of Moorish design, or of design imitating Moorish work.

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