ectype definition

  • noun:
    • A copy; often compared with all the initial, or archetype.
    • a duplicate, like in pottery, of an artist's original work. Hence
    • a-work sculptured in relief, as a cameo, or in bas-relief (within sense used loosely).
    • A copy from a genuine; a kind of something which has previously been around.
    • A reproduction or content of a genuine; a duplicate: against prototype.
    • especially In architecture, a copy in relief or embossed.

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