Sculptural
Sculptural Sculp"tur*al (?; 135), a. Of or pertaining to sculpture. --G. Eliot. [1913 Webster]

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  • sculptural — sculptural, ale, aux [ skyltyral, o ] adj. • 1765; de sculpture 1 ♦ Didact. Relatif à la sculpture. Art sculptural. ⇒ plastique. « Des sensations picturales ou sculpturales » (C. Mauclair). 2 ♦ Qui évoque la sculpture. « L apparence grisâtre et [ …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • sculptural — SCULPTURÁL, Ă, sculpturali, e, adj. Care ţine de sculptură, referitor la sculptură; care sugerează o sculptură; lucrat ca o sculptură. ♦ Care este demn de a fi sculptat (datorită formelor sale); care are frumuseţea formală a sculpturilor clasice …   Dicționar Român

  • sculptural — sculptural, ale (skul tu ral, ra l ) adj. Qui appartient à la sculpture. Décoration sculpturale. Ornements sculpturaux.    Fig. Se dit des écrivains. •   Toujours pur et chaste, sobre et sculptural, PONTMARTIN Dern. semaines litt. p. 336.… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • sculptural — [[t]skʌ̱lptʃərəl[/t]] ADJ: usu ADJ n Sculptural means relating to sculpture. He enjoyed working with clay as a sculptural form... The sculptural style of the classical and Hellenistic periods …   English dictionary

  • sculptural — adjective 1. relating to or consisting of sculpture (Freq. 2) sculptural embellishments • Pertains to noun: ↑sculpture • Derivationally related forms: ↑sculpture 2. resembling sculpture her finely modeled features …   Useful english dictionary

  • sculptural — adjective Of, pertaining to, or having characteristics of sculpture. His sculptural work never gained the aclaim his paintings did …   Wiktionary

  • sculptural — adj. Sculptural is used with these nouns: ↑work …   Collocations dictionary

  • sculptural — sculpture ► NOUN 1) the art of making three dimensional figures and shapes, especially by carving stone or wood or casting metal. 2) a work of such a kind. ► VERB 1) make or represent by sculpture. 2) (sculptured) formed or shaped as if by… …   English terms dictionary

  • sculptural — adjective Date: 1796 1. of or relating to sculpture 2. resembling sculpture ; sculpturesque • sculpturally adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • sculptural — See sculpture. * * * …   Universalium

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