sculptor

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noun sculp·tor \ˈskəlp-tər\

Definition of sculptor

  1. :  an artist who makes sculptures

Origin and Etymology of sculptor

Latin, from sculpere


First Known Use: 1634

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SCULPTOR Defined for English Language Learners

sculptor

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noun sculp·tor \ˈskəlp-tər\

Definition of sculptor for English Language Learners

  • : a person who makes sculptures



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