planographic

planography

[pluh-nog-ruh-fee]
noun Printing.
the art or technique of printing from a flat surface directly or by offset.
Also called surface-printing.


Origin:
1840–50; plano-1 + -graphy

planographic [pley-nuh-graf-ik, plan-uh-] , adjective
planographically, adverb
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planography (pləˈnɒɡrəfɪ)
 
n
printing any process, such as lithography, for printing from a flat surface
 
planographic
 
adj
 
plano'graphically
 
adv

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planography pla·nog·ra·phy (plə-nŏg'rə-fē, plā-)
n.
See tomography.

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