Photo-engraving
Photo-engraving Pho`to-en*grav"ing, n. [Photo- + engraving.] The process of obtaining an etched or engraved plate from the photographic image, to be used in printing; also, a picture produced by such a process. [1913 Webster]

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  • 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-engraving — phoˈto engraving or phoˈto etching noun Any process of engraving by aid of photography, esp from relief plates • • • Main Entry: ↑photo …   Useful english dictionary

  • photo-engraving glue — a glue made from fish skins, with an added preservative to prevent bacterial growth. Used as a coating on colour television picture tubes …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • 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-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-etching — Pho to etch ing, n. A photo engraving produced by any process involving the etching of the plate. [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

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