noun \ˈglip-tik\

Definition of GLYPTIC

:  the art or process of carving or engraving especially on gems

Origin of GLYPTIC

probably from French glyptique, from Greek glyptikē, from glyphein
First Known Use: circa 1818

Rhymes with GLYPTIC


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