Definitions for "Champlevé"
Having the ground engraved or cut out in the parts to be enameled; inlaid in depressions made in the ground; -- said of a kind of enamel work in which depressions made in the surface are filled with enamel pastes, which are afterward fired; also, designating the process of making such enamel work.
A piece of champlevé enamel; also, the process or art of making such enamel work; champlevé work.
An enameling technique in which the individual cells for the enamel powder are created by carving compartments into the base.