Word of the day

Bezel – the rim which encompasses and fastens a jewel, watch crystal, lens or other object; rim that holds a transparent covering (as on a watch, clock, or headlight) or that is rotatable and has special markings (as on a watch);  a band of metal containing a groove and a flange (i.e. projecting lip) holding a watch crystal or gemstone in its setting; the oblique side or face of a cut gem, specifically the upper faceted portion of a brilliant projecting from the setting; the diagonal face at the end of the blade of a chisel, or the like, leading to the edge.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: