- or free-standing sculptureA type of sculpture that is surrounded on all sides by space. Also called scupture in-the-round.To be viewed from all sides; freestanding. The opposite of relief.
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sculpture — sculptural, adj. sculpturally, adv. /skulp cheuhr/, n., v., sculptured, sculpturing. n. 1. the art of carving, modeling, welding, or otherwise producing figurative or abstract works of art in three dimensions, as in relief, intaglio, or in the… … Universalium
freestanding — /free stan ding/, adj. 1. (of sculpture or architectural elements) unattached to a supporting unit or background; standing alone. 2. not affiliated with others of its kind; independent; autonomous: a freestanding clinic, not connected with any… … Universalium
freestanding — free•stand•ing [[t]ˈfriˈstæn dɪŋ[/t]] adj. 1) fia (of a sculpture, structure, etc.) unattached to a supporting unit or background; standing alone 2) cvb not affiliated with others; autonomous: a freestanding clinic[/ex] • Etymology: 1875–80 … From formal English to slang
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