petroglyph

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pet·ro·glyph

noun \ˈpe-trə-ˌglif\

Definition of PETROGLYPH

:  a carving or inscription on a rock

Origin of PETROGLYPH

French pétroglyphe, from pétr- petr- + -glyphe (as in hiéroglyphe hieroglyph)
First Known Use: 1870

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