a golden crown formed with indentations to resemble a battlement, bestowed by the ancient Romans on the soldiers who first mounted the wall of a besieged place and there lodged a standard.
Also called mural coronet. Heraldry. a representation of an embattled coronet, often appearing on municipal arms.
[myoo r-uh ld] /ˈmyʊər əld/ adjective 1. decorated with a mural or murals.
- Mural endocarditis
mural endocarditis n. Endocarditis other than valvular, affecting the endocardium of the heart chamber walls. Also called parietal endocarditis.
[myoo r-uh-liz-uh m] /ˈmyʊər əˌlɪz əm/ noun, (sometimes initial capital letter) 1. an artistic movement identified chiefly with the Mexican painters José Orozco, Diego Rivera, and David Siqueiros and exemplified by their grand-scale, narrative murals on humanitarian, social, and political themes.
[myoo r-uh-list] /ˈmyʊər ə lɪst/ noun 1. an artist who paints , especially an artist associated with muralism. adjective 2. of, relating to, or characteristic of muralism.