Definitions

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  • n. The act or method of luting vessels.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act or method of luting vessels.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act or method of luting vessels.

Etymologies

Latin lutare, lutatum, to bedaub with mud, from lutum mud: compare French lutation. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • _S.lutation_, dated 1503 -- ordered for the Church of S. Martino, and now the gem of the hall of the Old Masters in the Uffizi Gallery -- a work which alone has been able to mark him for all time as a great master.

    Fra Bartolommeo

  • The finest of these is the S.lutation, dated 1503 ” ordered for the Church of S. Martino, and now the gem of the hall of the Old Masters in the Uffizi Gallery ” a work which alone has been able to mark him for all time as a great master.

    Fra Bartolommeo

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