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Meaning of “woodcarving” in the English Dictionary

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woodcarvingnoun

uk   /ˈwʊdˌkɑː.vɪŋ/  us   /-ˌkɑːr-/
[U] the ​process of ​cutting into the ​surface of ​wood to ​create a ​decorativeshape or ​pattern: Some of the ​finestexamples of woodcarving in ​Europe can be ​found in ​medievalchurches. [C] a ​piece of ​wood that has been ​decorated in this way: Her woodcarvings will be on ​display at the ​gallery next ​month.
(Definition of woodcarving from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “woodcarving”
in Chinese (Simplified) 木雕, 木刻, 木雕品…
in Chinese (Traditional) 木雕, 木刻, 木雕品…
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