Definitions for "Piqu"
Keywords:  polo, prick, waffle, kay, pee
pee KAY] lit., pricked. The inlaying of gold or silver in patterns, usually into tortoiseshell or ivory. Piqué posé [poe ZAY]: floral or ornate patterns of inlay; piqué point [pweh]: geometric shapes or dots.
Pricked; a step to one foot in demi-releve.
Tortoiseshell inlaid with a pattern of gold and silver; popular in the 18th and 19th centuries.