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Definition of objet d’art noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

objet d’art

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˌɒbʒeɪ ˈdɑː//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌɔːbdʒeɪ ˈdɑːr//
 
(pl. objets d’art
BrE BrE//ˌɒbʒeɪ ˈdɑː//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌɔːbdʒeɪ ˈdɑːr//
 
)
(from French)
 
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a small artistic object, used for decoration Word OriginFrench, literally ‘object of art’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: objet d’art