from The Century Dictionary.

  • Of or belonging to Murano, an island town near Venice, celebrated for its glass-manufactories.


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  • The office was at the rear and was separated from the rest of the shop by a partition, glazed with muranese obscured glass.

    The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists Robert Tressell 1890

  • 1598 FLORIO Worlde of Wordes 261/3 Pastinaca muranese, a dildoe of glasse.

    Obscure Word Origin Richard Nokes 2006


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