Dictionary.com

celature

[ sel-uh-choor ]
/ ˈsɛl əˌtʃʊər /
Save This Word!

noun
the art of embossing metal.
QUIZ
QUIZ YOURSELF ON "IS" VS. "ARE"
"Is" it time for a new quiz? "Are" you ready? Then prove your excellent skills on using "is" vs. "are."
Question 1 of 7
IS and ARE are both forms of which verb?

Origin of celature

1375–1425; late Middle English <Latin caelātūra art of engraving, equivalent to caelāt(us) (past participle of caelāre to engrave) + -ura-ure
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022
FEEDBACK