Definition Of inscription

noun

words inscribed, as on a monument or in a book.

the inscription on her headstone

Example Of inscription

  • A cursory look at public walls is enough to understand what pictorial and inscriptive ‘poster beautification’ is all about.

  • Below it, all over the superbly manicured gardens on the slopes, are memorials and stirring inscriptions .

  • Further, he points out, long messages are handled more efficiently by inscription .

  • Here the spoken material of language becomes the working object of scientific inscription .

  • His research interests include gender studies and the body as a site for cultural inscription .


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