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mural

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adjective mu·ral \ˈmyu̇r-əl\

Definition of mural

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or resembling a wall

  2. 2 :  applied to and made integral with a wall or ceiling surface



Origin and Etymology of mural

Latin muralis, from murus wall — more at munition


First Known Use: 1586

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mural

noun mu·ral

Simple Definition of mural

  • : a usually large painting that is done directly on the surface of a wall

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of mural

  1. :  a mural work of art (as a painting)

muralist

play \-ə-list\ noun

1916

First Known Use of mural

1916

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MURAL Defined for Kids

mural

noun mu·ral \ˈmyu̇r-el\

Definition of mural for Students

  1. :  a usually large painting on a wall or ceiling




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mural

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adjective mu·ral \ˈmyu̇r-əl\

Medical Definition of mural

  1. :  attached to and limited to a wall or a cavity <a mural thrombus> <mural abscesses>




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