Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


[French pah-yawn] /French pɑˈyɔ̃/

noun, plural paillons
[French pah-yawn] /French pɑˈyɔ̃/ (Show IPA)
a sheet of thin metallic foil used decoratively in enameling and gilding.


Read Also:

  • Pai-loo

    [pahy-loh] /ˈpaɪˈloʊ/ noun, plural pai-loo, pai-loos. 1. (in Chinese architecture) a decorative or monumental gateway having a trabeated form with three compartments, the central one higher than the others.

  • Paimio-chair

    [pahy-mee-oh] /ˈpaɪ miˌoʊ/ noun 1. a chair developed by Alvar Aalto between 1930 and 1933, having two continuous, ribbonlike elements made of bent laminated birch veneers forming the arms and legs and supporting a sheet of bent plywood that forms the back and seat.

  • Pained

    [peynd] /peɪnd/ adjective 1. hurt; injured. 2. showing or expressing distress, anguish, or resentment: a pained look in reply to a sarcastic remark. [peyn] /peɪn/ noun 1. physical suffering or distress, as due to injury, illness, etc. 2. a distressing sensation in a particular part of the body: a back pain. 3. mental or emotional […]

  • Painesville

    [peynz-vil] /ˈpeɪnz vɪl/ noun 1. a city in NE Ohio, on Lake Erie.

Disclaimer: Paillon definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.