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inscription

noun [C] uk   us   /ɪnˈskrɪp.ʃən/
words that are written or cut in something: The inscription read "To darling Molly, Christmas 1904". The inscriptions on the gravestones were worn away.
Translations of “inscription”
in Chinese (Traditional) 題辭, 銘文…
in Russian надпись…
in Turkish yazıt…
in Chinese (Simplified) 题词, 铭文…
in Polish napis…
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