Glyptotheca Glyp`to*the"ca, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? carved + ? case, box.] A building or room devoted to works of sculpture. [1913 Webster]

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  • glyptotheca — glyptothēˈca noun (Gr thēke receptacle) a place for keeping sculpture • • • Main Entry: ↑glyptic …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sculpture — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Sculpture >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 sculpture sculpture insculpture| Sgm: N 1 carving carving &c. >V. Sgm: N 1 statuary statuary GRP: N 2 Sgm: N 2 high relief high relief low relief …   English dictionary for students

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