Serigraph Ser`i*graph, n. [L. sericum silk + E. -graph.] An autographic device to test the strength of raw silk. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • serigraph — [ser′ə graf΄, ser′əgräf΄] n. [< L sericum (see SERICEOUS) + GRAPH] a color print made by the silk screen process and printed by the artist personally serigrapher [sə rig′rə fər] n. serigraphy n …   English World dictionary

  • serigraph — noun Etymology: Latin sericum silk + Greek graphein to write, draw more at carve Date: 1940 an original silk screen color print • serigrapher noun • serigraphy noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • serigraph — serigrapher /si rig reuh feuhr/, n. serigraphy, n. /ser i graf , grahf /, n. a print made by the silkscreen process. [1885 90; seri (as in SERICULTURE) + GRAPH] * * * …   Universalium

  • serigraph — noun A silk screen print made by serigraphy …   Wiktionary

  • serigraph — n. print created by silkscreening …   English contemporary dictionary

  • serigraph — [ sɛrɪgrα:f] noun chiefly N. Amer. a printed design produced by means of a silk screen. Derivatives serigrapher noun serigraphy noun Origin C19: formed irregularly from L. sericum silk + graph …   English new terms dictionary

  • serigraph — seri·graph …   English syllables

  • serigraph — ser•i•graph [[t]ˈsɛr ɪˌgræf, ˌgrɑf[/t]] n. fia a print made by the silkscreen process • Etymology: 1885–90; seri < Gk sḗr silkworm + i + graph se•rig•ra•pher sɪˈrɪg rə fər n. se•rig′ra•phy, n …   From formal English to slang

  • serigraph — noun a print made using a stencil process in which an image or design is superimposed on a very fine mesh screen and printing ink is squeegeed onto the printing surface through the area of the screen that is not covered by the stencil • Syn:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • serigraphic — serigraphˈic adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑seric …   Useful english dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”