petroglyphy

noun

pe·​trog·​ly·​phy
pə̇‧ˈträgləfē,
-fi
plural -es
: the art or operation of carving figures or inscriptions on rock or stone

Word History

Etymology

petroglyph + -y

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“Petroglyphy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/petroglyphy. Accessed 20 May. 2024.

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