Word of the Day – Apr. 23 – Bas-relief

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Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Dee Dee – Word of the Day

Noun:  Bas-relief  (bah-rih-LEEF)

Definition: Sculptural relief in which the projection from the surrounding surface is slight and no part of the modeled form is undercut.

Sample sentence: Janel admired the bas-relief carved into the wall of the ancient palace.

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