OEil-de-perdrix


Also found in: Wikipedia.

OEil`-de-per`drix´


a.1.(Ornamental Art) Characterized by, or decorated with, small round points, spots, or rings; as, œil-de-perdrix pattern.
2.Having a brownish red color; - used esp. of light-colored red wine.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
References in periodicals archive ?