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rondelle

[ ron-del ]
/ rɒnˈdɛl /
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noun

a small disk of glass used as an ornament in a stained-glass window.
Jewelry. a flat bead, often of rock crystal or onyx, used in a necklace as a spacer between contrasting stones.

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Origin of rondelle

From French, dating back to 1830–40; see origin at rondel
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