Meaning of fresco


Pronunciation: (fres'kō), [key]
— n., pl. v., -coes, -cos, -coed, -co•ing.
  1. Also calledthe art or technique of painting on a moist, plaster surface with colors ground up in water or a limewater mixture. Cf. fresco secco.
  2. a picture or design so painted.
  1. to paint in fresco.
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