Relief

(redirected from relievo)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia.
Related to relievo: basso relievo, rilievo

Relief

In numismatics, an image on a coin that rises above the background and is not pressed into it.
References in periodicals archive ?
Antes de la crisis de 1786-1788, el Marques de Angeja no tuvo papel alguno de relievo y al parecer fue incluso despreciado politicamente.
In the Florida building, Brooks set up a demonstration area in July and proceeded to model an alto relievo portrait of The Reverie of Queen Isabella in butter.
La ceramica ellenistica con decorazione a relievo della Bottega di Efestia (Monografie della Scuola archeologica di Atene e delle Missioni italiani in Oriente 5), Rome.
There's a main heading in Relievo type: "Cerca del Mundo" above a found image of a Mexican resort town.