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Definition of the adjective figural
What does figural mean as an attribute of a noun?
- consisting of or forming human or animal figures
Alternative definition of the adjective figural
- Representing by means of a figure; emblematic.
- Figurative, not literal.
- [mathematics, obsolete] Of numbers, describing a geometrical figure.
- [obsolete] Pertaining to a figure, shape.
- [rare] Pertaining to (human) figures.
- [music] Figurate.
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Fourth Edition by Stephen Cushman, Clare Cavanagh, Jahan Ramazani, Paul Rouzer
But the rhetorical and the exegetical senses soon merged, particularly in Christian authors who set out to produce texts that could be read in a Christian figural way. Dante, for instance, was both a theorist of the so-called fourfold * exegesis of ...
Volume 21: Art and Architecture by Judith H. Bonner, Estill Curtis Pennington
Nash and Louis Rowell, figural sculptor Lorado Zadoc Taft, and realist-figural sculptor Harold Perry Erskine.
Encyclopedia of Prehistory (2012)
Volume 7: South America by Peter N. Peregrine, Melvin Ember
Complex figural iconography, suchas portrayals ofthe Staff or Gateway God, appears on only a small proportion of Tiwanaku works in architecturalstone, textile, metal,and ceramic media. Although temples and palaces were stuccoed and ...
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Figural knife hafts
Historiska Museet, Stockholm
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Scrabble value of F4I1G2U1R1A1L1
The value of this 7-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.Couldn't select: Got error 28 from storage engine