serra

noun plural -rae (-riː)

zoology a sawlike part or organ

Word Origin for serra

C19: from Latin: saw
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Contemporary Examples of serra

  • Of course these are derivative, too, almost as though Serra were his own pupil, or a forger of his own pieces.

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    Iron Man XVII

    Blake Gopnik

    January 24, 2014

  • And here's a nice detail: Bachman's object exists in an edition of 2,000, so the total heft of his work matches Serra's.

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    Eighties Art Still Lives

    Blake Gopnik

    May 22, 2012

Historical Examples of serra