tondo

noun ton·do \ ˈtän-(ˌ)dō \
Updated on: 20 Mar 2018

Definition of tondo

plural tondi play \ˈtän-(ˌ)dē\
1 : a circular painting
2 : a sculptured medallion

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Origin and Etymology of tondo

Italian, from tondo round, short for rotondo, from Latin rotundus — more at rotund


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