Photoxylography Pho`to*xy*log"ra*phy, n. [Photo- + xylography.] The process of producing a representation of an object on wood, by photography, for the use of the wood engraver. [1913 Webster]

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  • photoxylography — /fō tō zī logˈrə fi/ noun (see ↑xylo and ↑graph) wood engraving after a photographic impression on a woodblock • • • Main Entry: ↑photo …   Useful english dictionary

  • photoxylography — noun A process in which a photograph is printed on wood to use as a template for engraving …   Wiktionary

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