Stereotomy Ste`re*ot"o*my, n. [Stereo- + Gr. ? to cut: cf. F. st['e]r['e]otomie.] The science or art of cutting solids into certain figures or sections, as arches, and the like; especially, the art of stonecutting. [1913 Webster]

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  • stereotomy — stereotomic /ster ee euh tom ik, stear /, stereotomical, adj. stereotomist, n. /ster ee ot euh mee, stear /, n. the technique of cutting solids, as stones, to specified forms and dimensions. [1720 30; STEREO + TOMY] * * * …   Universalium

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