figural

[ fig-yer-uh l ]
/ ˈfɪg yər əl /
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adjective

consisting of figures, especially human or animal figures: the figural representations contained in ancient wall paintings.

Origin of figural

1400–50; late Middle English < Late Latin figūrālis, equivalent to Latin figūra figure + -ālis -al1

Related forms

fig·ur·al·ly, adverb
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figural

/ (ˈfɪɡərəl) /

adjective

composed of or relating to human or animal figures

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