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Definition 1: a design produced by inlaying gold or silver into steel - [noun denoting artifact]

(damascene is a kind of ...) a decorative or artistic work

"the coach had a design on the doors"

Definition 2: a native or inhabitant of Damascus - [noun denoting person]

(damascene is a kind of ...) a native or inhabitant of Syria

(... is a member of damascene) an ancient city (widely regarded as the world's oldest) and present capital and largest city of Syria; according to the New Testament, the Apostle Paul (then known as Saul) underwent a dramatic conversion on the road to Damascus

Definition 3: inlay metal with gold and silver - [verb of creation]

(damascene is a kind of ...) decorate the surface of by inserting wood, stone, and metal

(damascene belongs to category ...) a craft that requires skillful hands

Definition 4: of or relating to or characteristic of Damascus or its people - [adjective denoting pert]

Samples where damascene or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • damascene city gates

Definition 5: (of metals) decorated or inlaid with a wavy pattern of different (especially precious) metals - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where damascene or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a damascened sword

(damascene is similar to ...) not plain; decorative or ornamented

"fancy handwriting" "fancy clothes"

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