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oleograph

[oh-lee-uh-graf, -grahf] /ˈoʊ li əˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf/
noun
1.
a chromolithograph printed in oil colors on canvas or cloth.
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75; oleo- + -graph
Related forms
oleographic
[oh-lee-uh-graf-ik] /ˌoʊ li əˈgræf ɪk/ (Show IPA),
adjective
oleography
[oh-lee-og-ruh-fee] /ˌoʊ liˈɒg rə fi/ (Show IPA),
noun
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British Dictionary definitions for oleography

oleograph

/ˈəʊlɪəˌɡrɑːf; -ˌɡræf/
noun
1.
a chromolithograph printed in oil colours to imitate the appearance of an oil painting
2.
the pattern formed by a drop of oil spreading on water
Derived Forms
oleographic (ˌəʊlɪəˈɡræfɪk) adjective
oleography (ˌəʊlɪˈɒɡrəfɪ) noun
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