Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An engraved inscription on a precious stone.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An engraving on a gem or other small object. See gem-engraving.

Etymologies

Greek gluptos, carved; see glyptic + -graph.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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