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Meaning of DACTYLIOGLYPH

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Dac*tyl"i*o*glyph\, n. [Gr. ? an engraver of
gems; dakty`lios finger ring (fr. da`ktylos finger) +
gly`fein to engrave.] (Fine Arts)
   (a) An engraver of gems for rings and other ornaments.
   (b) The inscription of the engraver's name on a finger
       ring or gem.

 

 

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