relievo

relievo

[ri-lee-voh, ril-yev-oh]
noun, plural relievos.
Obsolete, relief2 ( defs 2, 3 ).

Origin:
1615–25; < Italian rilievo relief2, derivative of rilevare to raise < Latin relevāre; see relieve

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relievo (rɪlˈjeɪvəʊ, rɪˈliːvəʊ)
 
n , pl -vos
another name for relief
 
[from Italian, literally: raised work]

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