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Pieta

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Noun

1. pieta

a representation of the Virgin Mary mourning over the dead body of Jesus

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Pieta

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noun
sculpture, painting, or drawing of the dead Christ, supported by the Virgin Mary
noun
a sculpture, painting, or drawing of the dead Christ, supported by the Virgin Mary

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Pieta

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noun
a representation in painting, sculpture, etc. of Mary, the mother, grieving over the body of Jesus after the Crucifixion

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Pieta

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n.
An image or figure of the Virgin Mary holding and mourning over the dead body of Jesus.

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