Definition of Carving in English :

Define Carving in English

Carving meaning in English

Meaning of Carving in English

Pronunciation of Carving in English

Carving pronunciation in English

Pronounce Carving in English


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1. carving

a sculpture created by removing material (as wood or ivory or stone) in order to create a desired shape

2. carving, cutting

removing parts from hard material to create a desired pattern or shape

3. carving, sculpture

creating figures or designs in three dimensions

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of carving
a figure or design produced by carving stone, wood, etc
▶ Related adjective: glyptic

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see synonyms of carving
the work or art of a person who carves
a carved figure or design

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


see synonyms of carving
1. The cutting of material such as stone or wood to form a figure or design.
2. A figure or design formed by this kind of cutting.

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