celure

[sel-yer]

noun

an ornamented canopy, as for a bed or dais.

Nearby words

  1. celticism,
  2. celticist,
  3. celto-,
  4. celto-germanic,
  5. celtuce,
  6. cema,
  7. cembalo,
  8. cement,
  9. cement line,
  10. cement mixer

Origin of celure

1300–50; Middle English, equivalent to cel(en) to drape (see ceil) + -ure

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