Meaning of incuse

in•cuse

Pronunciation: (in-kyz', -kys'), [key]
— adj., n., v., -cused, -cus•ing.
—adj.
  1. hammered or stamped in, as a figure on a coin.
—n.
  1. an incuse figure or impression.
—v.t.
  1. to stamp or hammer in, as a design or figure in a coin.
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