cavo-relievo: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (kä'vō-ri-lē'vō, kā'-), [key]
— pl. -vos.
- a form of relief sculpture in which the volumes are carved or incised so that the highest points are below or level with the original surface. Cf. intaglio (defs. 1–3).
- a piece of sculpture in this form. Also called