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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 fres·co /ˈfrɛs(ˌ)ko/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Fres·co n.; pl. Frescoes or Frescos
 1. A cool, refreshing state of the air; duskiness; coolness; shade. [R.]
 2. Fine Arts (a) The art of painting on freshly spread plaster, before it dries. (b) In modern parlance, incorrectly applied to painting on plaster in any manner. (c) A painting on plaster in either of senses a and b.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Fres·co, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Frescoed p. pr. & vb. n. Frescoing.] To paint in fresco, as walls.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a mural done with watercolors on wet plaster
      2: a durable method of painting on a wall by using watercolors
         on wet plaster
      v : paint onto wet plaster on a wall
      [also: frescoes (pl)]