diaglyphic

adjective
di·​a·​glyph·​ic | \ ¦dīə¦glifik \
variants: or less commonly diaglyptic \ -​¦gliptik \

Definition of diaglyphic

: of or relating to sculpture or engraving formed by depressions in the general surface opposed to anaglyphic

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History and Etymology for diaglyphic

Greek diaglyphos & diaglyptos hollowed out + English -ic

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“Diaglyphic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/diaglyphic. Accessed 12 Jul. 2020.

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