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- v. Simple past tense and past participle of carve.
- adj. Of an object, made by carving.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. formed by carving or having a design carved into the surface.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. made for or formed by carving (`carven' is archaic or literary)
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He could make out the name carved into the shattered marble—BARONNE.
Every desk I sit at in school has her name carved into the laminate.
There was no ornament, not even his name carved on the surface.
This Jarret bore an expression carved in cold stone.
With one hand on his name carved in stone, I steadied myself and brought up the other to his face.
Looking at the name carved on it, I bowed even lower.
On Sunday, with the opening of the memorial at Ground Zero, there was finally a place to go, to a name carved in bronze, one among almost 3,000.
Daily Mail, the sheikh has had his name carved in sand on an island that he owns.
Hamad Bin Hamdan Al Ahyan has his name carved into Al Futaisi island Google Earth
“He hasn’t even been to his old colony yet, to see the word carved in wood.”
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