Definition of rupestrian in English:


Line breaks: ru|pes¦trian
Pronunciation: /ruːˈpɛstrɪən


(Of art) done on rock or cave walls.
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  • The Siega Verde rupestrian art site covers a 1.5 km area on the left bank of the Águeda River, a left tributary of the Duero River.


late 18th century: from modern Latin rupestris 'found on rocks' (from Latin rupes 'rock') + -an.

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