[French œ-yuh-duh-bœf] /French ˌœ yə dəˈbœf/

noun, plural oeils-de-boeuf
[French œ-yuh-duh-bœf] /French ˌœ yə dəˈbœf/ (Show IPA)
a comparatively small round or oval window, as in a frieze.
noun (pl) oeils-de-boeuf (œjdəbœf)
a circular window, esp in 17th- and 18th-century French architecture


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