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Meaning of GLYPTICS

Pronunciation:  'gliptiks

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the art of engraving on precious stones
 

GLYPTICS is a 8 letter word that starts with G.

 

 Synonyms: lithoglyptics
 
 See Also: glyptic art, glyptography

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Glyp"tics\, n. [Cf. F. glyptique. See {Glyph}.]
The art of engraving on precious stones.

 

 

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