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Oxford dictionary definition of the word lapidary:
relating to the engraving, cutting, or polishing of stones and gems.
(of language) elegant and concise, and therefore suitable for engraving on stone:
a lapidary statement
noun (plural lapidaries)
a person who cuts, polishes, or engraves gems.
Middle English (as a noun): from Latin lapidarius (in late Latin ‘stonecutter’), from lapis, lapid- ‘stone’. The adjective dates from the early 18th century