Praxiteles

biographical name
Prax·​it·​e·​les | \ prak-ˈsi-tə-ˌlēz \

Definition of Praxiteles

flourished 370–330 b.c. Athenian sculptor

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Praxitelean \ (ˌ)prak-​ˌsi-​tə-​ˈlē-​ən \ adjective

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