sculpsit

[ skoo lp-sit; English skuhlp-sit ]
/ ˈskʊlp sɪt; English ˈskʌlp sɪt /

verb Latin.

he engraved, carved, or sculptured (it); she engraved, carved, or sculptured (it). Abbreviation: sc.

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Example sentences from the Web for sculpsit

  • Dawkins had several styles, and Maverick had one or two, but was pretty certain to use an abbreviation of sculpsit.

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British Dictionary definitions for sculpsit

sculpsit
/ Latin (ˈskʌlpsɪt) /

he (or she) sculptured it: an inscription following the artist's name on a sculpture
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