Calcography
Calcography Cal*cog"ra*phy, n. [L. calx, calcis, lime, chalk + -graphy.] The art of drawing with chalk. [1913 Webster]

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  • Calcographer — Cal*cog ra*pher, n. One who practices calcography. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • calcographer — noun A person who draws using chalk See Also: calcography …   Wiktionary

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