carving

  • 1 Carving — can mean*Bone carving *Chip carving *EQ carving, an application of equalization in audio mixing *Gourd carving *Ice carving *Ivory carving *Meat carving *Rock carving *Skiing or snowboarding carving style, defined by a type of S turn. *Stone… …

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  • 2 Carving — Carv ing, n. 1. The act or art of one who carves. [1913 Webster] 2. A piece of decorative work cut in stone, wood, or other material. Carving in wood. Sir W. Temple. [1913 Webster] 3. The whole body of decorative sculpture of any kind or epoch,… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Carving — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Carving es un tipo de esquíes parabólicos que ha reemplazado a los rectos tradicionales. Ventajas Este tipo de esquíes permite acelerar el aprendizaje. Su diseño es en forma de parabola, mas ancho en los extremos que …

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  • 4 carving — /ˈkarvin(g), ingl. ˈkɑːvɪŋ/ [vc. ingl. dal v. to carve, intagliare, incidere] s. m. inv. (di sci) sciancrato …

    Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • 5 carving — ► NOUN ▪ an object or design carved from wood or stone as a work of art …

    English terms dictionary

  • 6 carving — [kär′viŋ] n. 1. the work or art of a person who carves 2. a carved figure or design …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 Carving — Skifahrer beim Carven, Carving Spuren im Schnee Carving Entwicklung, Unterschied Driften/Carven …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 8 carving — [[t]kɑ͟ː(r)vɪŋ[/t]] carvings 1) N COUNT: oft n N A carving is an object or a design that has been cut out of a material such as stone or wood. ...a wood carving of a human hand. 2) N UNCOUNT: usu n N Carving is the art of carving objects, or of… …

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  • 9 Carving — Car|ving 〈[ vıŋ] n. 15; unz.; Sp.〉 das Carven [engl.] * * * Car|ving [ ka:ɐ̯vɪŋ], das; [s] [engl. carving, zu: to carve = (ein)schnitzen, (ein)kerben (die Kante des Skis schneidet wie ein Messer in den Schnee ein)]: (beim Ski u. Snowboardfahren)… …

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  • 10 carving */ — UK [ˈkɑː(r)vɪŋ] / US [ˈkɑrvɪŋ] noun [countable] Word forms carving : singular carving plural carvings an object, pattern, or piece of writing made by cutting stone or wood a beautiful wooden carving …

    English dictionary

  • 11 Carving — Carve Carve (k[aum]rv), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Carved} (k[aum]rvd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Carving}.] [AS. ceorfan to cut, carve; akin to D. kerven, G. kerben, Dan. karve, Sw. karfva, and to Gr. gra fein to write, orig. to scratch, and E. graphy. Cf.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 12 carving — noun Carving is used before these nouns: ↑knife Carving is used after these nouns: ↑relief, ↑rock, ↑wood …

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  • 13 carving — n. an ivory; wood carving * * * [ kɑːvɪŋ] wood carving an ivory …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 14 carving —    The technique of cutting and abrading the surface of a block of material to shape it into a particular form. Among the materials appropriate for carving in schools include clay, chalk, plaster, soft salt blocks, artificial sandstone, bar soap …

    Glossary of Art Terms

  • 15 carving —   Kalaina.    ♦ Carving expert, kahuna kālai.    ♦ Shark s tooth used for carving, niho oki …

    English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • 16 carving — 1. noun [ˈkɑɹvɪŋ/ A carved object. The primitive carving looked ancient but was stamped made in Taiwan. 2. verb [ˈkɑɹvɪŋ/ Executing turns without pivoting …

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  • 17 carving — Synonyms and related words: bust, doll, dolly, dummy, fantoccini, figure, figurehead, figurine, gingerbread man, lay figure, man of straw, manikin, mannequin, marionette, model, monument, portrait bust, puppet, scarecrow, sculpture, snowman,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 18 carving — carv|ing [ˈka:vıŋ US ˈka:r ] n 1.) an object or pattern made by cutting a shape in wood or stone for decoration →↑carve 2.) [U] the activity or skill of carving something …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 Carving — Car|ving das; [s] <aus gleichbed. engl. carving> das extreme Kurvenfahren auf der Kante, ohne zu rutschen (beim Ski u. Snowboardfahren) …

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  • 20 carving — carv|ing [ karvıŋ ] noun count * an object, pattern, or piece of writing made by cutting stone or wood: a beautiful wooden carving …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English