an art, as sculpture, in which forms are carved or modeled.
an art, as painting or sculpture, in which forms are rendered in or as if in three dimensions.
Lexical Investigations: ArtA motley combination of Anglo-Saxon, Latin, and Germanic dialects, the English language (more or less as we know it) coalesced between the 9th and 13th centuries. Since then, it has continued to import and borrow words and expressions from around the world, and the meanings have mutated. (Awesome and awful once meant nearly the same thing.) Some specimens in the English vocabulary have followed unusually circuitous routes …
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- plastic bomb,
- plastic bullet,
- plastic explosive,
- plastic flow,
- plastic foam
Origin of plastic art
First recorded in 1630–40
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