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carving

[ kahr-ving ]
/ ˈkɑr vɪŋ /
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noun

the act of fashioning or producing by cutting into or shaping solid material, as wood.
a carved design or figure.

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British Dictionary definitions for carving

carving
/ (ˈkɑːvɪŋ) /

noun

a figure or design produced by carving stone, wood, etcRelated adjective: glyptic
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