anaglyptography

Anaglyptography

An`a*glyp*tog"ra*phy\, n. [Gr. ? embossed + -graphy.] The art of copying works in relief, or of engraving as to give the subject an embossed or raised appearance; -- used in representing coins, bas-reliefs, etc.
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