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Another word for sculpture

  1. The art of sculpting

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  2. A scuplted work

      1. A time or period of widespread financial depression:
      2. A person or thing that is a total failure
      3. A piece of sculpture representing the head, shoulders, and upper chest of a human body
      1. Any of various alloys of copper, with or without tin, and antimony, phosphorus, or other components.
      2. An article, esp. a sculpture, made of bronze
      3. A work of art made of one of these alloys.
      1. An object so made
      2. A carved wood object.
      3. The art of creating or decorating objects of wood by carving with a sharp handheld tool.
      1. A children's game in which a marble is propelled by the thumb at other marbles, usually in an attempt to drive them out of a marked circle
      2. Something resembling or suggesting metamorphic rock, as in being very hard, smooth, or cold:
      3. A metamorphic rock formed by alteration of limestone or dolomite, often irregularly colored by impurities, and used especially in architecture and sculpture.
      1. Alternative spelling of bas relief.
      2. Sculpture in which figures are carved in a flat surface so that they project only a little from the background
      1. (Printing) A method of printing in which the image is carried on raised surfaces; letterpress
      2. The projection of figures or forms from a flat background, as in sculpture, or the apparent projection of such shapes in a painting or drawing.
      3. A work of art so made
      1. A small object, usually built to scale, that represents in detail another, often larger object.
      2. A piece of sculpture in wax or clay from which a finished work in bronze, marble, etc. is to be made
      3. A schematic description or representation of something, especially a system or phenomenon, that accounts for its properties and is used to study its characteristics:
      1. A carved object.
      2. The work or art of a person who carves
      3. The cutting of material such as stone or wood to form a figure or design.
      1. Impression or appearance made:
      2. (Rhetoric) figure of speech
      3. The shape or form of a human body:
      1. A small statue
      2. A small statue, usually applied to a figure much less than life size, especially when of marble or bronze, or of plaster or clay as a preparation for the marble or bronze, as distinguished from a figure in terra cotta or the like.
      1. The figure of a person or animal, or an imagined or abstract form, carved in stone, wood, etc., modeled in a plastic substance, or cast in plaster, bronze, etc., esp. when done in the round rather than in relief