sculptured relief in which volumes are strongly projected from the background.
relief in which forms and figures stand out from the background to half or more than half of their natural depth Also called alto-relievo
noun 1. a style of art developed in Italy in the late 15th and early 16th centuries, chiefly characterized by an emphasis on draftsmanship, schematized, often centralized compositions, and the illusion of sculptural volume in painting. Compare , (def 2). noun 1.
adjective phrase Chic and expensive; classy, high-class: with some kind of high-rent bitch from a women’s magazine (1970s+)
noun, Electronics. 1. sound reproduction over the full range of audible frequencies with very little distortion of the original signal. noun 1. Often shortened to hi-fi
noun 1. . noun 1. another name for haute couture