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English definition of “inscription”

inscription

noun [C] uk   /ɪnˈskrɪp.ʃən/ us  
words that are written or cut in something: The inscription read 'To darling Molly. Christmas 1904.' The inscriptions on the gravestones were worn away.Pieces of writing
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