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re·lief

(rē-lēf'),
1. Removal of pain or distress, physical or mental.
See also: relief area, relief chamber.
2. In dentistry, reduction or elimination of pressure from a specific area under a denture base.
See also: relief area, relief chamber.
[see relieve]

relief 

1. Quality of an object or of different parts of a surface to stick out from the background or general plane in which it is situated. The perception of relief is a special case of depth perception.
2. A feeling of gladness that something unpleasant or painful has not occurred or has ceased. See depth perception; stereopsis.

re·lief

(rĕ-lēf')
1. In dentistry, reduction or elimination of pressure from a specific area under a denture base.
2. Removal of pain or distress, physical or mental.

relief,

n 1. the mitigation or removal of pain or distress.
n 2. the reduction or elimination of pressure from a specific area under a denture base.
relief chamber,
relief, gingival,
n relief given to removable partial denture units at all gingival crossings to avoid impingement.
relief space,

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We looked at one of her relief sculptures, Six-Pointed Star, which is cast-paper in dark green.
To deepen understanding of symmetrical and asymmetrical design in a relief sculpture.
Paolini said, the new $8 million firehouse and the relief sculpture are no substitute for a traditional memorial.
The fine Pazzi Conspiracy medal, for instance, marks "an important moment in the iconography of relief sculptures as well as in medallic art and Medici propaganda" (101).
This remains the trickiest category, because (1) as we know, Stella became famous in the early '60s for his use of shaped canvases, initially attracting the approval of the Greenbergian establishment and its successive avatars as well as that of Donald "Specific Objects" Judd; and (2) while these new pieces have been described elsewhere in the press as "painted reliefs," their Incredible Hulk brawn would seem to stretch conventional notions of relief sculpture.
An extensive treatment of the artistic traditions of the Neo-Assyrian empire ("Neuassyrische Kunstperiode") is divided into sections on sculpture in the round (U Seidl), relief sculpture (J.
Most Roman sculptures fall into one of two categories: freestanding (three-dimensional) or relief sculpture.
In contrast, Mary Gibbons explores how the great formalist sculptor became, late in his career, the sixteenth century's most moving narrator in relief sculpture.
This subtle relief sculpture was created by Donatello, the outstanding sculptor of the early Italian Renaissance.
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The beautifully carved relief sculpture, entitled "New Worlds," will be a fantasy piece depicting the solar system.
We identify the differences and similarities between a relief sculpture (which is not free-standing and needs support) and, say, a statue.