• Definition for "curio"
    • A curious or unusual item of art or…
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curio definition

  • noun:
    • A curious or unusual item of art or piece of bric-a-brac.
    • A strange and interesting item which invokes fascination.
    • Any curiosity{3} or article of virtu; any object esteemed for the uncommon nature.
    • initially, an object of virtu or article of bric-à-brac, such as for example a bronze, a bit of porcelain or lacquer-ware, etc., brought from Asia or the china; today, any bronze, or bit of old china or of bric-à-brac overall, particularly eg is unusual or curious: since, an accumulation of curios.
    • something strange -- maybe worth obtaining
    • A curious or unusual item of art or piece of bric-a-brac.
    • A strange and interesting object which invokes fascination.
    • Any curiosity{3} or article of virtu; any item esteemed because of its strange nature.
    • Originally, an object of virtu or article of bric-à-brac, eg a bronze, an item of porcelain or lacquer-ware, etc., introduced from China or perhaps the asia; today, any bronze, or piece of old china or of bric-à-brac as a whole, particularly like is unusual or fascinated: since, an accumulation of curios.
    • something unusual -- perhaps worth gathering
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