Definition of mural painting in English:

mural painting

Pronunciation /ˈmjʊərəl ˌpeɪntɪŋ/ /ˈmjʊər(ə)l ˌpeɪntɪŋ/ /ˈmjɔːrəl ˌpeɪntɪŋ/

noun

  • 1Painting executed directly on to a wall or ceiling; an example of this.

  • 2The activity of painting murals.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Anna Jameson (1794–1860), writer and art historian. From mural + painting.