plural -s
: a modeler of wax or terra-cotta figurines (as of young women) of ancient Greece

Word History


Greek koroplastēs, from koro- (from koros boy, puppet) + plastēs molder, modeler (from plassein to form, mold)

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“Coroplast.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 May. 2024.

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