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sculp·tress

 (skŭlp′trĭs)
n.
A woman who makes sculptures. See Usage Note at -ess.

sculptress

(ˈskʌlptrɪs)
n
(Art Terms) a woman who practises sculpture

sculp•tress

(ˈskʌlp trɪs)

n.
a woman who sculptures.
[1655–65]
usage: See -ess.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sculptress - a woman sculptorsculptress - a woman sculptor      
sculptor, sculpturer, statue maker, carver - an artist who creates sculptures
Translations

sculptress

[ˈskʌlptrɪs] Nescultora f

sculptress

nBildhauerin f

sculptress

[ˈskʌlptrɪs] nscultrice f
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