Photo-engrave
Photo-engrave Pho`to-en*grave", v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Photo-engraved}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Photo-engraving}.] [Photo- + engrave.] To engrave by a photomechanical process; to make a photo-engraving of. -- {Pho`to-en*grav"er}, n. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • Photo-engraved — Photo engrave Pho to en*grave , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Photo engraved}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Photo engraving}.] [Photo + engrave.] To engrave by a photomechanical process; to make a photo engraving of. {Pho to en*grav er}, n. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Photo-engraver — Photo engrave Pho to en*grave , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Photo engraved}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Photo engraving}.] [Photo + engrave.] To engrave by a photomechanical process; to make a photo engraving of. {Pho to en*grav er}, n. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Photo-engraving — Photo engrave Pho to en*grave , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Photo engraved}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Photo engraving}.] [Photo + engrave.] To engrave by a photomechanical process; to make a photo engraving of. {Pho to en*grav er}, n. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Photo-etch — Pho to etch , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Photo etched}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Photo etching}.] [Photo + etch.] To engrave, or make an engraving of, by any photomechanical process involving etching of the plate. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Photo-etched — Photo etch Pho to etch , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Photo etched}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Photo etching}.] [Photo + etch.] To engrave, or make an engraving of, by any photomechanical process involving etching of the plate. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Photo-etching — Photo etch Pho to etch , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Photo etched}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Photo etching}.] [Photo + etch.] To engrave, or make an engraving of, by any photomechanical process involving etching of the plate. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • photoengrave — photoengraver, n. /foh toh en grayv /, v.t., photoengraved, photoengraving. to make a photoengraving of. [1870 75; PHOTO + ENGRAVE] * * * …   Universalium

  • photoengrave — |fōd.(ˌ)ō+ transitive verb Etymology: back formation from photoengraving : to make a photoengraving of * * * photoengraver, n. /foh toh en grayv /, v.t., photoengraved, photoengraving. to make a photoengraving of. [1870 75; PHOTO + ENGRAVE] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Laser engraving — is the practice of using lasers to engrave or mark an object. The technique can be very technical and complex, and often a computer system is used to drive the movements of the laser head. Despite this complexity, very precise and clean… …   Wikipedia

  • printing — /prin ting/, n. 1. the art, process, or business of producing books, newspapers, etc., by impression from movable types, plates, etc. 2. the act of a person or thing that prints. 3. words, symbols, etc., in printed form. 4. printed material. 5.… …   Universalium

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