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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The activity of carving or engraving letters or words; A short message (as in a book or musical work or on a photograph) dedicating it to someone or something.

Usage examples (33)
  • Below this inscription is a further one, of which we again quote Mr. Fyfe's translation:
  • The evidence that identifies the inscription is tolerably direct.
  • The main inscription on the reverse side of all three "Swedish" Nobel
  • The third or lower inscription is Greek -- obviously a thing of words. for more
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