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planography

[pluh-nog-ruh-fee] /pləˈnɒg rə fi/
noun, Printing.
1.
the art or technique of printing from a flat surface directly or by offset.
Also called surface-printing.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50; plano-1 + -graphy
Related forms
planographic
[pley-nuh-graf-ik, plan-uh-] /ˌpleɪ nəˈgræf ɪk, ˌplæn ə-/ (Show IPA),
adjective
planographically, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for planography

planography

/pləˈnɒɡrəfɪ/
noun
1.
(printing) any process, such as lithography, for printing from a flat surface
Derived Forms
planographic (ˌpleɪnəˈɡræfɪk) adjective
planographically, adverb
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planography in Medicine

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

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