xyloglyphy

noun xy·log·ly·phy \zīˈlägləfē, ˈzīləˌglifē\

Definition of xyloglyphy

plural

-es

  1. :  artistic wood carving

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Origin and Etymology of xyloglyphy

xyl- + Greek glyphē carving, carved work + English -y — more at glyph


First Known Use: 1816


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