The definition of listel is a architectural term for a narrow edge, border or molding.noun
An example of a listel is a decorative border around the ceiling inside a Victorian style house.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
Origin: Fr < It listello, dim. of lista, a border, strip < Gmc *lista: see list
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Origin: French, from Italian listello, diminutive of lista, border, of Germanic origin.