or broc·a·telle

[ brok-uh-tel, broh-kuh- ]
/ ˌbrɒk əˈtɛl, ˌbroʊ kə- /


a brocade in which the design is woven in high relief.
an ornamental marble with variegated coloring, found especially in Italy and Spain.

Origin of brocatel

1660–70; < French brocatelle, late Middle French brocatel < Italian broccatello, equivalent to broccat(o) (see brocade) + -ello diminutive suffix Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019