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lithograph

[lith-uh-graf, -grahf] /ˈlɪθ əˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf/
noun
1.
a print produced by lithography.
verb (used with object)
2.
to produce or copy by lithography.
Origin
1815-1825
1815-25; back formation from lithography
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  • In this newspaper lithograph my buttocks are shown swollen and luminous as a planet.
  • The locations of the existing square towers do not seem to correspond to the scene shown in the lithograph.
British Dictionary definitions for lithograph

lithograph

/ˈlɪθəˌɡrɑːf; -ˌɡræf/
noun
1.
a print made by lithography
verb
2.
(transitive) to reproduce (pictures, text, etc) by lithography
Derived Forms
lithographic (ˌlɪθəˈɡræfɪk), lithographical, adjective
lithographically, adverb
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Word Origin and History for lithograph
n.

1828, back-formation from lithography. As a verb, from 1825. Related: Lithographed; lithographer; lithographic.

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