lapidary

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A person who cuts, polishes, engraves, or deals in gems
Suitable for inscriptions; efficient, stately, concise
Pertaining to gems and precious stones, or the art of working them
{a} engraved upon stone, monumental
{n} one who deals in gems
Suitable for incriptions; efficient, stately, concise
A craftsman who cuts and polishes gemstones
Cutting, shaping, polishing and creating jewelry from precious and semi-precious stones
sculptured in or inscribed upon stone
Of or pertaining to the art of cutting stones, or engraving on stones, either gems or monuments; as, lapidary ornamentation
the cutting, polishing, and engraving of stones and gems
An artificer who cuts, polishes, and engraves precious stones; hence, a dealer in precious stones
of or relating to precious stones or the art of working with them; "the ring is of no lapidary value"- Lord Byron; "lapidary art"
an expert on precious stones and the art of cutting and engraving them
{s} of or pertaining to the art of cutting and engraving precious stones; precise and exact; of or pertaining to the inscriptions engraved in stone monuments
A virtuoso skilled in gems or precious stones; a connoisseur of lapidary work
a skilled worker who cuts and engraves precious stones an expert on precious stones and the art of cutting and engraving them of or relating to precious stones or the art of working with them; "the ring is of no lapidary value"- Lord Byron; "lapidary art
Of or pertaining to monumental inscriptions; as, lapidary adulation
a skilled worker who cuts and engraves precious stones
{i} one who cuts and polishes gems; expert on precious stones and the art of cutting and engraving them, lapidarist; book on precious stones; art of cutting and polishing precious stones
A lapidary
lapidist
lapidary

    Silbentrennung

    lap·i·da·ry

    Türkische aussprache

    läpıderi

    Aussprache

    /ˈlapəˌderē/ /ˈlæpəˌdɛriː/

    Etymologie

    [ 'la-p&-"der-E ] (noun.) 14th century. From Latin lapidarius ‘of stones’ (later used as a noun ‘stone-cutter’), from lapis ‘stone’.

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