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sculpture

sculp·ture

sculpture

 
 
pronunciation:
skuhlp chr
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb, intransitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the art or craft of producing three-dimensional artistic images, as by carving, chiseling, or molding.
definition 2: any such artistic image.
 
similar words:
figure
definition 3: such images collectively.
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: sculptured, sculptures, sculpturing
definition 1: to produce (a sculpture), as by carving, chiseling, or molding.
definition 2: to make an image of in sculpture.
definition 3: to alter the physical shape of (a piece of land), as by erosion or landscaping.
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition: to produce sculpture.
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derivations: sculptural (adj.), sculpturally (adv.)
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