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English definition of “fresco”

fresco

noun [C or U]     /ˈfres.kəʊ/ US  /-koʊ/ (plural frescoes or frescos)
(a picture made by) painting on wet plaster on a wall or ceiling : Michelangelo's famous frescoes are in the Sistine Chapel .Pictures
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