Relief is the ease of pain, tension, strain or other discomfort.
(Architecture) A plane, or curved, narrow surface, either sunk or projecting, used for decoration by means of the lights and shades upon its surface and to conceal joints, especially between unlike materials.
Ornamental work of interlaced and branching lines, especially the lacy openwork in a Gothic window.
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sculpture consisting of shapes carved on a surface so as to stand out from the surrounding background
A publishing business with a unique name, usually owned by a larger publishing firm:
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