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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The art or process of carving or engraving on precious stones.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. carving or engraving on precious stone

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The art or process of engraving on precious stones.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The art or process of carving or engraving, particularly of engraving on gems or the like.
  • n. A description of the art of gemengraving.
  • n. The knowledge of engraved gems.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. carvings or engravings (especially on precious stones)
  • n. carving or engraving (especially on stones)

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