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tondo

play
noun ton·do \ˈtän-(ˌ)dō\

Definition of tondo

plural ton·di play \-(ˌ)dē\

  1. 1 :  a circular painting

  2. 2 :  a sculptured medallion



Origin of tondo

Italian, from tondo round, short for rotondo, from Latin rotundus — more at rotund


First Known Use: 1890


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