[mel-uh n-buhlb] /ˈmɛl ənˌbʌlb/
a large, bulbous turning, sometimes with surface carving, found especially on the legs and posts of Elizabethan and Jacobean furniture.
noun, Architecture. 1. a hemispherical dome with a circular base and a ribbed vault divided into individual webs, each of which has a baseline curved segmentally in plan and also curved in elevation.
noun, English Furniture. 1. a bun foot having vertical channels.
[mel-uh n-jeen] /ˈmɛl ənˌdʒin/ noun 1. (def 1).