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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A durable method of painting on a wall by using watercolors on wet plaster; A mural done with watercolors on wet plaster v. - Paint onto wet plaster on a wall.

Usage examples (34)
  • The palace originally had many stories, was built of ashlar blocks and had walls decorated with splendid frescoes.
  • I especially like the texture of the image, almost like a fresco from a forgotten time.
  • The fresco is a procession of boats with music and lights.
  • The most widely known being the fresco, which is usually associated with the paintings of the Renaissance. for more
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