lapidarian
adjective Date: 1864 lapidary 1

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  • lapidarian — [lap΄ə der′ē ən] adj. LAPIDARY …   English World dictionary

  • lapidarian — adjective inscribed on stone a lapidarian record • Similar to: ↑carved, ↑carven …   Useful english dictionary

  • lapidarian — 1. adjective Lapidary. 2. noun A lapidary …   Wiktionary

  • lapidarian — lap·i·dar·i·an …   English syllables

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