rondelle [ron-del] ExamplesWord Origin 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.
Origin of rondelle From French, dating back to 1830–40; see origin atExamples from the Web for rondelle Historical Examples of rondelle
Rondelle, ron-del′, n. anything round: one of the successive crusts formed on molten metal when cooling, a rosette.