Definition of hermoglyphic
: one that carves statues; especially : one that engraves inscriptions on herms
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Origin and Etymology of hermoglyphic
hermoglyphic from Greek hermoglyphikos of statuary, from hermoglypheus statuary (from hermēs herm + -glypheus, from glyphein to carve) + -ikos -ic; hermoglyphist from Greek hermoglyphikos + English -ist
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