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Phidias

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Noun

1. pheidias, phidias

ancient Greek sculptor (circa 500-432 BC)

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Phidias

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noun
5th century bc, Greek sculptor, regarded as one of the greatest of sculptors. He executed the sculptures of the Parthenon and the colossal statue of Zeus at Olympia, one of the Seven Wonders of the World: neither survives in the original

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Phidias

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5th cent. b.c.; Gr. sculptor
see also Parthenon

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Phidias

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Athenian sculptor who supervised work on the Parthenon. His statue of Zeus at Olympia was one of the Seven Wonders of the World.

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