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statue British & World English

A carved or cast figure of a person or animal, especially one that is life-size or larger

living statue British & World English

A street entertainer who poses as a statue, in realistic makeup and costume, typically remaining immobile for very long periods of time

Liberty, Statue of British & World English

A statue at the entrance to New York harbour, a symbol of welcome to immigrants, representing a draped female figure carrying a book of laws in her left hand and holding aloft a torch in her right. Dedicated in 1886, it was designed by Frédéric-Auguste Bartholdi and was the gift of the French, commemorating the alliance of France and the US during the War of American Independence

Statue of Liberty play British & World English

A trick play in which a ballcarrier takes the ball from the quarterback, who is poised as if to make a forward pass