relief

The part of a coin design that is raised above its surface (opposite of incuse).
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relief

[n] - the condition of being comfortable or relieved (especially after being relieved of distress) 2. [n] - (law) redress awarded by a court 3. [n] - the feeling that comes when something burdensome is removed or reduced 4. [n] - sculpture consisting of shapes carved on a surface so as to stand out from the surrounding background...
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Relief

The upward bow found in an instruments neck that allows The strings to vibrate without hitting The frets
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Relief

A carving on a flat surface which partly projects from the surface giving a slight impression of 3-dimensions.
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Relief

A relief is a wall mounted sculpture in which the three dimensional elements are raised from a flat base. Any three dimensional element attached to a basically flat wall mounted work of art is said to be in relief or a relief element.
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Relief

Are various types of special payment plans or assistance that are offered to borrowers who have missed payments. This enables a borrower to bring their loan current.
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relief

relievo noun sculpture consisting of shapes carved on a surface so as to stand out from the surrounding background
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relief

alleviation noun the feeling that comes when something burdensome is removed or reduced; `as he heard the news he was suddenly flooded with relief`
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relief

noun aid for the aged or indigent or handicapped; `he has been on relief for many years`
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relief

noun (law) redress awarded by a court; `was the relief supposed to be protection from future harm or compensation for past injury?`
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relief

noun the condition of being comfortable or relieved (especially after being relieved of distress); `he enjoyed his relief from responsibility`; `getting it off his conscience gave him some ease`
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relief

succour noun assistance in time of difficulty; `the contributions provided some relief for the victims`
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Relief

The range of topographic elevation within a specific area.
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Relief

Any sculptural ornamentation raised above its surface or background.
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relief

The maximum regional difference in elevation on the surface of a planet or a moon.
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relief

A sculpted or moulded design which stands out from a flat surface.
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Relief

1. any work in which the figures project from a background. Reliefs are classified by the degree of projection 2. High relief: relief carved deeply enough to suggest parts are almost detached from the surrounding support 3. Low relief: figures that project less than half of their true depth from the background. See also Bas relief
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Relief

The act of changing a crew or staff at station or signal control position. Also used as a noun as in "My relief is here".
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Relief

The vertical difference between the summit of a mountain and the adjacent valley or plain.
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Relief

The feudal incident allowing lords to charge one year's gain as an entry fee on the potential inheritor of a fief.
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relief

The support of the destitute with food or food vouchers by the authorities or a charity.
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Relief

To lift and drop the ball without penalty in accordance with the rules.
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Relief

Permission to lift and drop the ball without incurring a penalty.
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Relief

Figure or pattern that stands out from the surface of a tile.
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Relief

Carved or molded ornament that projects from a flat surface.
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