Definition of corbeil in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈkɔːbeɪl


  • A representation in stone of a basket of flowers.
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    • Set of 6 very good corbeils in old weathered condition with traces of original red paint.
    • Fluted columns, corbeils and beaded panel support and augment the mouldings.


early 18th century: from French corbeille 'basket', from late Latin corbicula 'small basket', diminutive of corbis.

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