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noun as in message

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Etched into it is the scantest of inscriptions: “Trayvon Martin, February 26, 2012.”

The two were declared the winners and awarded twin trophies with identical inscriptions.

He'll patiently circle Trinity Church near Wall Street looking for a way in, reading inscriptions on gravestones and monuments.

The countless inscriptions and reliefs showered upon his sight bewilderingly.

A country parish clerk, being asked how the inscriptions on the tombs in the church-yard were so badly spelled?

Although nearly two hundred inscriptions have been discovered, not one of either pagan or Christian character has been met with.

The following inscriptions from the Catacombs are the only records of the victims of persecution whose names they bear.

I send you a few of the most remarkable inscriptions, with one or two notes on the subject.


On this page you'll find 13 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to inscriptions, such as: engraving, caption, epitaph, signature, saying, and label.

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