cavo-relievo


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cavo-relievo

(ˌkɑːvəʊrɪˈliːvəʊ; ˌkeɪ-) or

cavo-rilievo

n, pl -vos or -vi (-vɪ)
(Art Terms) a relief sculpture in which the highest point in the carving is below the level of the original surface
[Italian, literally: hollow relief]