|1.||[ noun ] a native or inhabitant of Damascus|
|Related terms:||Syrian Damascus|
|2.||[ verb ] inlay metal with gold and silver|
|Related terms:||inlay handicraft|
|3.||[ adjective ] (of metals) decorated or inlaid with a wavy pattern of different (especially precious) metals|
"a damascened sword"
|4.||[ adjective ] of or relating to or characteristic of Damascus or its people|
"damascene city gates"
|5.||[ noun ] a design produced by inlaying gold or silver into steel|