insculp

verb
in·​sculp | \ in-ˈskəlp How to pronounce insculp (audio) \
insculped; insculping; insculps

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laid to rest under a stone insculpt with the figure of an angel

First Known Use of insculp

15th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for insculp

Middle English, from Latin insculpere, from in- + scalpere to scratch, carve

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“Insculp.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/insculp. Accessed 3 Jun. 2020.

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