hollow relief; sculpture in relief within a sinking made for the purpose, so no part of it projects beyond the plain surface around
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
kä′vō-rē-lyā′vō, n. a kind of relief in which the highest surface is level with the plane of the original stone, which is left round the outlines of the design.—Also Intaglio-rilievo and Cœlanaglyphic sculpture. [It. cavo, hollow, rilievo, relief. See Cave and Relief.]
The numerical value of cavo-rilievo in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of cavo-rilievo in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Images & Illustrations of cavo-rilievo
Find a translation for the cavo-rilievo definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these cavo-rilievo definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"cavo-rilievo." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2018. Web. 21 Jan. 2018. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/cavo-rilievo>.