noun, plural bas·so-re·lie·vos.
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Cibber carved a basso-relievo on one side, representing King Charles in a Roman costume, protecting the ruined city.Sir Christopher Wren|Lucy Phillimore
No other of the capitals has at present any basso-relievo of this kind; but I suspect they have been chopped off.Account of a Tour in Normandy, Vol. II. (of 2)|Dawson Turner
The machines that were employed to raise it are represented upon it in basso-relievo.
He was required to compose a basso-relievo for the duke's private cabinet.
The mask of an antique Satyr, and the basso-relievo of the Centaurs, undertaken at the suggestion of Poliziano.