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carve

verb /kaːv/
to make designs, shapes etc by cutting a piece of wood etc
tallar, grabar, esculpir
A figure carved out of wood.
to cut up (meat) into slices
cortar, trinchar
Father carved the joint.
carving noun a design, ornament etc carved from wood, stone etc
escultura, talla
a wooden carving of an elephant.
carve out phrasal verb to achieve or gain (something)
forjarse, hacerse
He carved out a career for himself as a graphic designer.
(Definition of carve from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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