photogravureist

photogravure

[foh-tuh-gruh-vyoor, -grey-vyer]
noun
1.
any of various processes, based on photography, by which an intaglio engraving is formed on a metal plate, from which ink reproductions are made.
2.
the plate.
3.
a print made from it.

Origin:
1875–80; photo- + gravure

photogravureist, noun
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photogravure (ˌfəʊtəʊɡrəˈvjʊə)
 
n
1.  any of various methods in which an intaglio plate for printing is produced by the use of photography
2.  matter printed from such a plate
 
[C19: from photo- + French gravure engraving]

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