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sculptor


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Sculptor  \Sculp"tor\,  n.  [L.  sculptor,  fr  sculpere  sculptum 
  to  carve;  cf  scalpere  to  cut,  carve,  scratch,  and  Gr  ?  to 
  carve:  cf  F.  sculpteur.] 
  1.  One  who  sculptures;  one  whose  occupation  is  to  carve 
  statues,  or  works  of  sculpture. 
 
  2.  Hence  an  artist  who  designs  works  of  sculpture,  his  first 
  studies  and  his  finished  model  being  usually  in  a  plastic 
  material,  from  which  model  the  marble  is  cut,  or  the 
  bronze  is  cast. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  sculptor 
  n  :  an  artist  who  creates  sculptures  [syn:  {sculpturer},  {carver}, 
  {statue  maker}] 




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